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Into focus : calling attention to youth opioid use in Alberta. Government of Alberta’s response to the office of the child and youth advocate

Description

In June 2018 the Office of the Child and Youth Advocate released an investigative review examining the lives of twelve youth who died from opioid poisoning between October 2015 and September 2017. The review identified opportunities for system improvements in five areas, with five corresponding recommendations. All five recommendations have been accepted by the Government of Alberta, as outlined in this document.

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Title and publication information

Type
Report
Alternative Title

Into focus : calling attention to youth opioid use in Alberta

Alternative Title

Alberta Health's response to OCYA investigative review

Extent

17 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Creator
Health
Publisher

Health

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2018-09-01

Date Added

2018-09-10T20:07:17.887461

Date Modified

2018-09-01

Date Issued

2018-09-01

Identifiers

ISBN (pdf)

9781460141397

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