Opioid Crisis in Maine
Despite expanded treatment options and greater availability of Narcan, Maine's opioid death rate remains shockingly high - with an average of one overdose death per day in the state. We examine why and what can--and needs--to be done.
Guests: Dr. Jonathan Fellers, Assistant Clinical Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine; Medical Director, Integrated Medication-Assisted Treatment, Maine Medical Center / Maine Medical Partners / Maine Behavioral Health
Michael Sauschuck, Portland Police Chief
Stephen Coutreau, Program Manager, Portland Recovery Center