Effects of Formulary Tools on Slowing Opioid Consumption

Principal Investigator(s)

Gerald Cochran, PhD Julie Donohue, PhD

Data collected from the Pennsylvania Medicaid program was evaluated to

1. identify patient- and provider-level risk factors associated with opioid overdose and trajectories of opioid consumption that precede overdose

2. examine effects of formulary/utilization managment tools on overdose and problematic use

Principal Investigator(s)

  • Gerald Cochran
  • Julie Donohue