Additional $70 million in grants available to address opioid crisis

Special to The SUN

Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price recently announced the availability of over $70 million in federal grants for the fight against opioid abuse. Price indicated that $28 million of the total funding will be dedicated to medication-assisted treatment (MAT) programs.

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