Tag: Opioids

SENATE PASSES OPIOID PACKAGE

by CoreWellness

On September 17, 2018, the Senate passed its opioid package of 70 bills, with a 99 to 1 vote. It includes provisions that would advance the research and development of non-addictive painkillers, help prevent synthetic opioids like fentanyl from entering the country‚Äôs mail system and authorize various grants for prevention treatment and recovery support services.…