Substance use disorder is one of the most serious epidemics of our time and demands a better solution.
So we created one.
averhealth is your indispensable partner in the treatment of substance use disorder (SUD). Our predictive, individualized monitoring and care management tools help professionals and caregivers on the front lines of the fight.
Our success is measured in the growing number of lives reclaimed, families reunited, and communities strengthened.Why averhealth
4 million people.
That's the number of Americans abusing or dependent on marijuana according to a 2016 report. With today’s increased access, this number continues to climb. Compare that to prescription drug users and cocaine users and you’re looking at two to three times the amount of dependency.
Since 1987, April has been designated as Alcohol Awareness Month by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. Designed to increase public awareness and understanding, reduce stigma and encourage local communities to focus on alcoholism and alcohol-related issues, this year's theme is Changing Attitudes: It’s not a ‘rite of passage.
Alcohol Awareness Month focus is on 'Changing Attitudes'
The opioid epidemic in the United States is now the leading cause of death for Americans under 50, with no end in sight. More people die from drug overdoses than of any other non-natural cause, including guns, suicide and car accidents. Last November, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the use of Sublocade, a once-monthly injection of extended-release buprenorphine, a medication-assisted treatment (MAT) option for moderate-to-severe opioid use disorder.
FDA approves tool to help combat opioid crisis
I’m able to make better decisions for my patients with the information and predictive analytics averhealth provides.
- treatment provider
I trust averhealth’s process because the tests are random, observed and defensible.
- treatment court judge
averhealth helped me get back to being a good mom.