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Combat the Opioid Epidemic

Goal Leader: Julia Hearthway, Director, Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs

Deputy Goal Leader: Antonio A. Rios, Director, Division of Federal Employees’ Compensation

Goal Statement: By September 30, 2019, reduce the percentage of initial opioid prescriptions and duration of new opioid prescriptions for federal employees with work-related injuries by 30 percent from the FY 2016 baseline.

Implementation Action Plans will be available with the Q1 FY 2018 performance update.