CMS IN THE NEWS

Arizona

DateTitle
09/30/22Pima County receives funds from opioid settlement for overdose prevention efforts
09/29/22Someone you know using opioids? Here’s how to get help in Arizona
09/01/22National Overdose Awareness Day calls for a hard look at continuing crisis
10/14/21Arizona policymakers have been fighting opioid deaths for several years. They’re losing.
06/28/21Federal Grant Funds New Recovery Support Service in Phoenix
05/03/21‘I instantly knew he was dead’: Drug overdoses surge during pandemic, piling tragedy upon tragedy
12/29/20Miles from Recovery: How distance and stigma keep rural Arizonans from opioid treatment
10/14/20Yavapai County Attorney Polk Receives Award for Opioid Prevention Effort
10/25/19Medication Unit Brings Treatment to Rural Communities
09/30/19Breaking the cycle: the opioid epidemic and breaking addiction
07/25/19Bringing neighborhood and clinic together
05/21/19Medication-Assisted Treatment Clinic comes to Kingman – Kingman Daily Miner
04/03/19Opioid Treatment Options Limited for Rural Residents
02/09/19Finding common ground with the nation’s first 24/7 OTOD
02/08/19Desperate to give up opioid, patients flock to 24/7 methadone clinic
05/30/18New Safford Medication Unit Offers Hope
05/30/18New Outpatient Facilities Look to Curb Opiate Abuse
04/27/18New clinic in CG aims to help those with addiction
04/23/18Arizona’s First Med Unit Opens in Casa Grande
11/15/17AHCCCS Press Release on 24/7 OTP
11/02/17First of Its Kind Clinic Offers 24/7 Opioid Addiction Treatment
10/30/17NPR Story on CMS’ 24/7 OTP
10/13/17NPR Story on Opioid Epidemic
01/05/17Substance-abuse treatment industry grows to keep up with demand