Tennessee Rural Community Opioid Response Program (TN-RCORP)

In September 2022, RHA of TN was awarded a HRSA funded R-CORP Implementation grant aimed at building a Tennessee Rural Community Opioid Response (TN-RCORP) consortium dedicated to reducing SUD by 5% over the next 3 years. 

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Prescription Drug Take-Back Toolkit: A Community Guide to Diversion Control & Pharmacy Engagement 

Developed in partnership with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of  Pharmacy, the Prescription Drug Take-Back Toolkit: A Community Guide to Diversion Control & Pharmacy Engagement provides action plans, best practices, examples, and materials for pharmacies and community-based organizations when implementing the following SUD-reducing strategies/approaches:
  1. Strategy #1: Prescription Drug Take-Back Events
  2. Strategy #2: Permanent Collection Sites in Pharmacies
  3. Strategy #3: Community Engagement in the Prevention of Opioid Misuse

TN-RCORP Funded Staff and Consortium Partners

Jacy Warrell, MPA
Chief Executive Officer

Patty Lane, MS, MHM, MA
Chief Program Officer

Savannah Warrell
Communications Coord.


Barry Cooper, MS
Chief Executive Officer- JACOA

Nora Anderson
Power of Putnam


Phillip Tatum 
Chief Executive Officer
Perry County Medical Center

Emilee Martin
Executive Director

Partners for Healing



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This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $1,000,000 with 0% percentage financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.