CONCORD, N.H. (AP) – U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire has helped introduce a invoice that may enhance funding to struggle the opioid epidemic, which has worsened in the course of the coronavirus pandemic. The invoice will increase funding authorization ranges and units out new coverage reforms within the Complete Dependancy & Restoration Act, which was enacted in 2016. Coverage adjustments embody new analysis into non-opioid ache administration alternate options and into long-term therapy outcomes to maintain restoration from dependancy. The invoice establishes a fee to enhance the standard and security of take care of drug overdoses and substance use problems.
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