Dr. Chaoui, MMS React to Opioid Legislation

Evidence shows opioid-related overdose death rate in Massachusetts is 120 times higher for individuals recently incarcerated, and that is simply unacceptable because many of those deaths could be prevented. The Medical Society has long supported ensuring access to all appropriate medication-assisted treatment for those who are suffering from substance use disorder when in jails and prisons. 

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