Opioid abuse and addiction are on the rise, seriously impacting families and communities across the country. The consequences of opioid abuse have raised the interest of state Medicaid programs in tackling this complex problem. The National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD) is teaming up with the National Council for Behavioral Health to host a discussion of this problem, and the potential solutions state Medicaid programs may employ to prevent and reduce opioid abuse and overdose.
- Tackling Opioid Abuse and Addiction in the Medicaid Program
- Date: Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
- Presenters: Kathleen Nolan, Director of State Programs, National Association of Medicaid Directors; Joe Parks, Missouri Medicaid Director; William Halsey, Director of Integrated Care for Connecticut Medicaid
- Register for free at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8440168278046177793