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February 6, 2018 3:00 pm

Hearing: Removing Barriers to Prevent and Treat Opioid Abuse and Dependence in Medicare

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Elected Body
  • Neuroscience

The House Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Health, will hold a hearing titled "Removing Barriers to Prevent and Treat Opioid Abuse and Dependence in Medicare". The hearing will discuss the ongoing opioid crisis, and the important role data, addiction prevention, and access to treatment play in addressing the crisis. The hearing will also examine possible legislative solutions to combat opioid abuse.

Members of the public may attend in person or via webcast. Members of the public may also submit statements or letters for the record. More information is available at the Committee's website.