When Opioid Abuse Invades the Workplace: Panel Discusses Interoffice Addiction

Key takeaways from our April 12, 2018 event with the Greater Memphis Chamber of Commerce, the Society for Human Resource Management-Memphis and Regional One Health were featured in an article by Elle Perry of the Memphis Business Journal:

In 2016, more than 1,600 Tennesseans died from drug overdoses — the highest number in state history.

“Every number is a person; every number is a story; every number is a family,” said Susan Cooper, senior vice president and chief integration officer at Regional One Health.

Cooper moderated a panel on opioids in the workplace April 12 at Regional One’s East Memphis’ campus. In addition to the cost to individuals and families, the opioid epidemic has had a impact in the business world.

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