‘Use that money wisely’: Coalition urges governments to spend opioid settlement funds on evidence-based efforts…

By ED SILVERMAN @Pharmalot

JANUARY 27, 2021

“As states, counties, and municipalities begin receiving funds from entities that exacerbated America’s opioid overdose crisis, it will be critical for decision makers to use that money wisely,” said Paul Earley, president of the American Society of Addiction Medicine, one of the members of the coalition. “To make the most of this opportunity, state and local leaders should invest in evidence-based approaches to prevent and treat addiction, promote racial equity, and save lives.”

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