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712, 2017

Carson City native brings proactive message to community health

December 7th, 2017|Categories: Front Page News, News|

by Linda Hiller The newest staff member at Partnership Carson City is a “perfect fit” for the organization, which strives to improve the community’s health at the same time it battles drug problems. “I plan [...]

712, 2017

Officials explain bill to curb opioid overprescription in Nevada

December 7th, 2017|Categories: Front Page News, News|Tags: , , |

Nevada health officials on Tuesday said a bill aimed at curtailing opioid overprescription will keep decision-making in the hands of physicians, not lawmakers. The provisions of Assembly Bill 474, which the Legislature passed into law [...]

2709, 2017

Opioid deaths in Nevada decline, but hospitalizations rise, data show

September 27th, 2017|Categories: News|

By Jessie Bekker Las Vegas Review-Journal Opioid-related deaths dropped in Nevada in 2016 from a year earlier, but hospitalizations and prescription rates rose, Nevada Department of Health and Human Services data presented Monday show.   [...]

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