Pew Calls on Senate Committee to Advance Opioids Legislation

Pew Calls on Senate Committee to Advance Opioids Legislation

On June 11, The Pew Charitable Trusts sent a letter to the Senate Finance Committee urging members to prioritize legislation that will expand access to high-quality treatment for substance use disorder. Specifically, Pew asked committee members to pursue policies that support:

  • Medicare and Medicaid coverage of all Food and Drug Administration-approved medications;
  • Coverage for all levels of care defined by the American Society of Addiction Medicine; and
  • Innovative treatment models that have shown promise in saving lives and improving outcomes.

Read the letter.

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37 Researchers Working to Transform Biomedical Science

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Biomedical researchers are on the front lines of scientific innovation. From responding to global pandemics to pioneering lifesaving cancer treatments, these researchers push past scientific boundaries to solve pressing health challenges. For nearly 40 years, The Pew Charitable Trusts has supported more than 1,000 early-career biomedical scientists committed to this discovery.

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How does broadband internet reach our homes, phones, and tablets? What kind of infrastructure connects us all together? What are the major barriers to broadband access for American communities?

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What Is Antibiotic Resistance—and How Can We Fight It?

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Antibiotic-resistant bacteria, also known as “superbugs,” are a major threat to modern medicine. But how does resistance work, and what can we do to slow the spread? Read personal stories, expert accounts, and more for the answers to those questions in our four-week email series: Slowing Superbugs.