This report is a part of SAMHSA's Evidence-Based Resource Guide Series. It promotes policies and practices to lower the risk of overdose for persons with opioid use disorder who are or have been in contact with criminal justice systems with a focus on medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD).
- reviews literature and science
- examines emerging and best practices
- determines key components of peer-reviewed models that affect policies and programs
- and identifies challenges and gaps in implementation
Additionally, examples of implemented programs and links to resources are provided in this document.