AHA Expresses Support for the Opioid Workforce Act of 2021 (S. 1438)

May 26, 2021

In a letter to Senators, Margaret Wood Hassan and Susan Collins, the AHA expresses support for bipartisan legislation, the Opioid Workforce Act of 2021 (S. 1438), which would help alleviate the critical shortage of opioid treatment providers by increasing resident physician slots in hospitals with programs focused on substance use disorder (SUD) treatment.

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