Louisiana adopts anti-opioids plan

opioids_bottle_needle.jpg(New Orleans City Business, September 26) In an effort to address state’s opioid epidemic, the Department of Health recently released an opioid response plan.

The plan provides background about the state’s opioid problem as well as the prevention, intervention and treatment plans for residents.

Opioids contributed to the deaths of 450 people in the state last year. Read more.