The Trump Administration’s Opioid Strategy: What Do States Need to Know?
On March 19, 2018, President Trump launched his opioid strategy. Within this Strategy, there are three main principles: 1. Reduce demand for legal and illegal drugs 2. Reduce the supply of legal and illegal drugs 3. Use evidence-based treatments for addiction States should be aware that within this three-pronged approach, the Administration’s goal is to […]
Week In Review
A lot happened in healthcare this week. Let’s discuss some of the highlights and the impact for states. HIMSS Conference The Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) had their annual conference this week in Las Vegas. Over 40,000 health IT vendors, government officials, and providers gathered to learn more about the state of play […]