House Lawmakers To Begin Big Push On Tackling Opioid Crisis With Hearings Starting Next Week

By February 23, 2018 News No Comments

The policies that lawmakers will examine include updating scheduling guidelines to help clamp down on synthetic opioids, letting hospice workers dispose of unused drugs, expanding access to behavioral health telemedicine in rural areas, and more. Meanwhile, a news study finds some states simply don’t have enough doctors to properly address the epidemic.