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Why Aren't More Users Of Opioids Or Meth Screened For Hepatitis C?

When people seek help at a drug treatment center for an opioid addiction, concerns about having contracted ... hepatitis C testing at Georgia drug treatment centers is supported with funding from the ... read more

Hep C And Drug Abuse Often Go Hand In Hand, But Screening For Infection Lags

(iStock/Getty Images) When people seek help at a drug treatment center for an opioid addiction ... treatment centers is supported with funding from the Focus program, sponsored by drugmaker ... read more

Grant funding to support ACBC in opioid prevention efforts

County Officials and the Addiction Center of Broome County (ACBC) held a press conference Tuesday morning at the Broome County Health Department to announce new grant funding for opioid prevention. read more

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Gov. Wolf announces 20 new centers to coordinate opioid addiction treatment

Brooks, who studies the effectiveness of different types of addiction treatment ... could provide funding for more. The centers will serve only patients on Medicaid, the state-federal program for low- ... read more


Recovery law mired in funding quagmire

When Susan Brooks was ... prevention and treatment programs offered through CARA. The Cures Act "is certainly not a replacement for CARA but has a similar goal, which is to fund programs helping peopl... read more

Inslee proposes $30M in budget to address opioid crisis in Washington

The money, included in his proposed $54.4 billion budget would be directed toward treatment and prevention ... by King County to combat the opioid epidemic, funding programs and strategies the county ... read more

NY gets $9M in federal help to fight opioid addiction

Andrew Cuomo's administration announced the new funding ... treatment, with a particular focus on areas upstate. Another $2.1 million will pay for the creation of five new recovery centers in ... read more

Vigo County has new opioid recovery option

“We feel that is critical to make sure they focus ... add more programs.” The program utilizes Vivitrol, the brand name for Naltrexone. The drug differs from treatment with methadone, which is used as ... read more

Advocates: New York's not doing enough to combat opioid epidemic

General counsel for that office, Robert Kent, testified Tuesday and said that much of the agency's focus ... funding frequently targets pilot projects, instead of core needs like rising business costs ... read more

Opioid treatment center prepares to open doors

After long months of hard work and securing funding, the outpatient opioid addiction treatment ... center: Treat anyone who seeks help. “Our main goal is we don’t want to turn anyone away,” Puckett sa... read more

Sheriffs, others seeking solutions to state's opioid addiction crisis

Sheriffs from Porter County and other surrounding counties, state officials and others gathered Monday at the Porter County Sheriff’s Department to discuss the breadth and depth of the opioid ... prog... read more

Experts Say Oklahoma’s Opioid Plan Does Little to Expand Treatment

The Commission on Opioid Abuse released its final report in January. “The sort of clear and present danger is overprescribing and oversupply, and that was the focus of what ... recognized that funding ... read more



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