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Table 1 Data sources relevant to opioid-related overdoses

From: Merging statewide data in a public/university collaboration to address opioid use disorder and overdose

  Data elements Dataset Stakeholder
Exposures Controlled substance prescriptions (opioid analgesics, methadone, and benzodiazepines) Connecticut Prescription Monitoring and Reporting System (CPMRS) Department of Consumer Protection
Buprenorphine for opioid use disorder (OUD) CPMRS Department of Consumer Protection
OUD treatment, including methadone from opiate treatment programs   Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
Incarceration periods, methadone for OUD   Department of Correction
Outcomes Fatal opioid overdoses   Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
Fatal and nonfatal opioid overdoses ChimeData Connecticut Hospital Association
Out of hospital opioid overdoses   Department of Public Health/Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection