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October 8, 2018 | by George M. Book, Jr. | Penn Live

Here’s How the Business Community Can Fight Opioid Abuse

Earlier this year, Gov. Tom Wolf accurately described Pennsylvania’s opioid epidemic as a “state of emergency.” The current addiction crisis requires all of us to respond with urgent, effective, coordinated...

September 3, 2018 | by Shawn M. Lang | Hartford Business Journal

Business Community Can Play Key Role Preventing Prescription Opioid Abuse

Connecticut’s opioid statistics aren’t pretty. Residents are more likely to die from an overdose, whether from illicit opioids or prescription opioids, than an automobile accident. Medicines that are valuable in...

August 19, 2018 | by Judy Rang | The Sentinel

HR Leaders Tackle Opioid Safety

The opioid epidemic is hitting Pennsylvania hard. In 2016, an estimated 25 percent of overdose deaths involved a prescription opioid, according to a report by the DEA Philadelphia Division and...

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