Addiction care during pregnancy
A hospital-based addiction treatment center
A dedicated search for solutions
of current heroin use begins with a prescription opioid.
Beyond PT and nerve blocks and other pain-relieving procedures, we offer:
Americans lost their lives to opioids in 2016, more than during the Vietnam War.
Psychiatrists and counselors specializing in addiction
HOW WE ARE
A commitment to recovery
A problem of epic proportions
alternative pain strategies
Cognitive behavioral therapy
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Free after-hours support groups
Cleveland Clinic emergency visits in 2016 stemmed from opioid use, including 1,200 for overdose.
Training unit nurses as ‘champions’ in alternative pain care.
Random employee drug testing
Using regional anesthesia and analgesia to reduce or eliminate opioid use after surgery.
Cleveland Clinic is committed to exploring alternative approaches for:
Extensive outpatient and day program services
Combining PT, behavioral therapy and education to ease back pain and disability.
An array of
Americans die daily of overdose from prescription opioids, heroin or synthetic opioids like fentanyl.
The opioid epidemic is now a National Public Health Emergency:
Using time-release local anesthesia to ease pain after mastectomy.
Limiting opioids and focusing on walking and nutrition to reduce complications and shorten hospital stays.
We fully support those wishing to recover from substance abuse with:
Favoring non-opioid pain relievers and prescribing opioids for a maximum of 7 days for adults and 5 for children per state guidelines. (Emergency staff are prescribing 50% fewer opioids.)