What You Need to Know About the NABP Annual MeetingThe 113th Annual Meeting will feature CPE, discussions, and more. New Mexico Takes Big Step Against Opioid Epidemic April 12, 2017By Nicholas HammNew legislation could be a model for other states. Prescribing practices that increase risk of opioid overdose April 11, 2017By Tracey WalkerTwo studies, one from Prime Therapeutics and Stanford, reveal an alarming increase in overdose with concurrent use of opioids and benzodiazepines. Here’s how managed care can help. New York City Program Aims to Slash Opioid Deaths March 28, 2017By Christine BlankWhat New York City is doing to curb the opioid epidemic. More resources needed for medication-assisted treatment March 14, 2017By Tracey WalkerInclude medication-assisted treatment high on the list of clinical tools used to treat opioid addiction. Rite Aid, Albertsons Expand Naloxone Access February 28, 2017By Christine BlankRite Aid and Albertsons expand naloxone Access, hoping to curb the opioid epidemic. Chains Step up Efforts Against Drug AbuseNaloxone can now be dispensed without a prescription in 33 states and Washington, DC. Here's how two big pharmacy chains are making the livesaving opioid antagonist more accessible. Insurer: No more prior auths for opioid addiction meds October 28, 2016By Tracey WalkerAs part of efforts to combat the opioid epidemic, Cigna removes prior authorization from medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder. Four developments helping address the opioid epidemic October 04, 2016By Aubrey WestgateAs the opioid epidemic continues across the U.S., new treatment programs and guidelines could help reverse the trend.