Feb. 18, 2022: State Advocacy Update
New toolkit highlights effective policies in combating drug overdoses and more in the latest State Advocacy Update.
AMA, Manatt Health unveil toolkit to combat drug overdoses
The AMA and Manatt Health release a toolkit to guide states on removing barriers to evidence-based patient care.
Free course offers training in prescribing buprenorphine for OUD
Buprenorphine’s an effective tool to help end the drug-overdose epidemic. New online module trains physicians and medical students in how to use it.
Physicians’ progress toward ending the nation’s drug overdose epidemic
Learn more about physicians’ actions toward ending the nation’s drug-related overdose and death epidemic—and what still needs to be done.
4 ways Biden administration can help cut drug-overdose deaths
Record-high drug-overdose death toll demands U.S. move from a crisis framework to a resilient public health framework. Learn more with the AMA.
Biden administration boosts access to overdose prevention, treatment
The drug-overdose epidemic continues during the COVID-19 pandemic, but steps are being taken that will save lives and enhance access to treatment.
May 7, 2021: State Advocacy Update
Washington is the first state to require PPE reimbursement and more in the latest State Advocacy Update.