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MIL-OSI USA: Cortez Masto, Kennedy Introduce Legislation to Protect Seniors from Opioid Abuse

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  Aid, america, Americas, English, Health, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Opioid, prescription drugs, Trade, United States, United States of America, United States Senate, United States Senator for Nevada Cortez Masto, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Cortez Masto, Kennedy Introduce Legislation to Protect Seniors from Opioid Abuse

Source: United States Senator for Nevada Cortez Masto August 15, 2018 Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) and John Kennedy (R-La.) introduced the Stop Excessive Narcotics in our Retirement (SENIOR) Communities Protection Act, legislation that would protect seniors from criminals who misuse the Medicare system to illicitly acquire opioids. The bill will […]

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MIL-OSI USA: NH Delegation Statements on NH Application for Federal Opioid Response Grants

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  Aid, america, Americas, Budget, Defense, Education, English, Fiscal Updates, Health, Intelligence, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Opioid, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Security, Trade, United States, United States of America, United States Security, United States Senate, United States Senator for New Hampshire Jeanne Shaheen, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: NH Delegation Statements on NH Application for Federal Opioid Response Grants

Source: United States Senator for New Hampshire Jeanne Shaheen August 15, 2018 **Senators Shaheen and Hassan Helped Negotiate the Bipartisan Budget Agreement that Includes the Opioid Response Funding Made Available to New Hampshire** ** Shea-Porter and Kuster Urged House Leadership to Increase Opioid Response Funding for New Hampshire** (Washington, DC) – Senators Jeanne Shaheen and […]

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MIL-OSI USA: At Manchester Community Health Center, Healthcare Providers Discussed their Work and Detailed the Challenges They Face

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  Aid, america, Americas, English, Health, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Opioid, prescription drugs, United States, United States House of Representatives, United States House of Representatives - Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01), United States of America, US Congress, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: At Manchester Community Health Center, Healthcare Providers Discussed their Work and Detailed the Challenges They Face

Source: United States House of Representatives – Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) Manchester, NH— Last Thursday, Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) toured Manchester Community Health Center (MCHC) and held a roundtable with the facility’s leadership to discuss the challenges they face in delivering services. The MCHC is one of the top-rated federally qualified health centers in the […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Statement by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the FDA’s new resource guide to support responsible opioid prescribing for pain management in animals

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, Business, Commerce, English, Health, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Opioid, prescription drugs, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Department of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, US Health, USA, Wildlife  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Statement by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the FDA’s new resource guide to support responsible opioid prescribing for pain management in animals

Source: US Department of Health and Human Services – 3 As FDA Commissioner, addressing the opioid epidemic and the misuse and abuse of these drugs remains one of my highest priorities. As we look at tackling the opioid crisis, it’s important that we take a close look at all the access points where these powerful […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Press Release: U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Calls on Republican Nominee to Join in Three Televised General Election Debates

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  Africa, Aid, america, Americas, Employment, English, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Opioid, United Kingdom, United States, United States of America, United States Senate, United States Senator for Wisconsin Tammy Baldwin, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Press Release: U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Calls on Republican Nominee to Join in Three Televised General Election Debates

Source: United States Senator for Wisconsin Tammy Baldwin U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Calls on Republican Nominee to Join in Three Televised General Election Debates MADISON — U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin today called on Republican nominee Leah Vukmir to join her in three upcoming televised general election debates. “This election will be a choice between who […]

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MIL-OSI Canada: The governments of Canada and New Brunswick invest more than $7 million in innovative treatment options for people who engage in problematic substance use

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  america, Americas, Budget, Canada, Economy, English, Government of Canada, Government of Canada - MIL OSI National News, Health, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Opioid, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Canada: The governments of Canada and New Brunswick invest more than $7 million in innovative treatment options for people who engage in problematic substance use

Source: Government of Canada – MIL OSI National News August 15, 2018 – Moncton, NB – Government of Canada The opioid crisis is a national public health crisis that is devastating individuals, families and communities across the country. Tragically, nearly 4,000 Canadians lost their lives in 2017 due to apparent opioid-related overdoses. Without increased access […]

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MIL-OSI Canada: Backgrounder: Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of New Brunswick under the Emergency Treatment Fund

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  america, Americas, Budget, Canada, Economy, English, Government of Canada, Government of Canada - MIL OSI National News, Health, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Opioid, Pacific Region, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Canada: Backgrounder: Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of New Brunswick under the Emergency Treatment Fund

Source: Government of Canada – MIL OSI National News From: Health Canada Backgrounder August 2018 The opioid crisis is an ongoing public health issue affecting individuals, families and communities across Canada. As part of the efforts to address this crisis, the Government of Canada is working with all provinces and territories to enhance access to […]

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MIL-OSI Canada: More than $7 million invested to help address opioid abuse

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  Aid, america, Americas, Canada, English, Government of New Brunswick, Health, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Opioid, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Canada: More than $7 million invested to help address opioid abuse

Source: Government of New Brunswick MONCTON (GNB) – The provincial and federal governments have signed a bilateral agreement worth more than $7 million under the federal government’s new Emergency Treatment Fund. “The opioid crisis currently facing many areas of the country is a concern for our government,” said Health Minister Benoît Bourque. “We are pleased […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Governor Phil Scott’s Bipartisan Pro-Growth Leadership Delivers Results For Vermont

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  Aid, america, Americas, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Opioid, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, US Politics, US Republican Governors Association, US Republicans, USA, Washington DC  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Governor Phil Scott’s Bipartisan Pro-Growth Leadership Delivers Results For Vermont

Source: US Republican Governors Association The following text contains opinion that is not, or not necessarily, that of MIL-OSI – WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Republican Governors Association released the following statement praising Governor Phil Scott’s results-driven leadership in Vermont. “With Governor Phil Scott’s commitment to confronting his state’s challenges with bipartisan, pro-growth solutions, the people […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Naloxone Administration Frequency During Emergency Medical Service Events – United States, 2012-2016

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, Asia, Asia Pacific, Brazil, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, English, Exploration, Hawaii, Health, India, Internet Communications Technology, Iraq, MIL OSI, Mining, MMWR, MMWR Summaries, Open Source Intel, Opioid, opioids, Pacific, Pacific Region, prescription drugs, Synthetic Opioids, Technology, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States Government, United States of America, US Health, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Naloxone Administration Frequency During Emergency Medical Service Events – United States, 2012-2016

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Summary What is already known about this topic? Naloxone administration data from emergency medical services (EMS) records have been used for surveillance for opioid overdoses on a local level. What is added by this report? Analysis of a national database of EMS events found that from 2012 to […]

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