Pine Creek Township gets drug collection box

AVIS — Clinton County District Attorney Dave Strouse’s office and the Pine Creek Township Police Department have been awarded a grant from CVS/pharmacy to install a Drug Collection Unit. https://www.lockhaven.com/news/local-news/2017/08/pine-creek-township-gets-drug-collection-box/

Pre-Authorizations, Rx Limits Cut Opioid Abuse by 30% Nationwide

August 24, 2017 – Anthem BlueCross BlueShield (BCBS) organizations across the country collectively pledged to lower opioid abuse by 30 percent, and the company as a whole reached that goal two years ahead of schedule according to a press release. https://healthpayerintelligence.com/news/pre-authorizations-rx-limits-cut-opioid-abuse-by-30-nationwide

New Assistant AG to Target Meth Cases

MADISON, WI (WTAQ) – Help is on the way in the effort to combat Wisconsin’s drug problem. Attorney General Brad Schimel plans to appoint a new assistant attorney general to aid in the prosecution of cases related to methamphetamines. http://wsau.com/news/articles/2017/aug/23/new-assistant-ag-to-target-meth-cases/