How Can Medicaid Help Combat the Opioid Epidemic?

Payers Use Data to Flag Those at Greatest Risk of Opioid Abuse
– Biopharma Drive

Manatt's Patricia Boozang, a senior managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted in Biopharma Drive for an article on insurance payers using data to flag those at risk of opioid abuse. The article also cited Manatt Health’s white paper, Medicaid: Linchpin in State Strategies to Address Opioid Epidemic.

The publication noted that Medicaid can play a major role in opioid addiction treatment. “Medicaid can address myriad needs people have,” said Boozang.

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