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City Expands Initiative to Help Uninsured New Yorkers with Opioid Addiction Treatment

The initiative permits primary care providers to prescribe buprenorphine, a medication for opioid addiction treatment, and nurses to offer patient care and support services. The health department announced Monday the expansion of the Buprenorphine Nurse Care Manager Initiative, which provides buprenorphine, a medication for opioid addiction treatment, in health centers that serve people who are […]