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NJ Legislation Aims To Have Insurers Cover Abuse-Deterrent Opioids

This is the New Jersey State Flag situated on a flagpole, waving in the wind. It's symbol is set against a yellow-gold background.New Jersey Senator Joe Vitale has sponsored S-3036, legislation that would require health insurers in the state to cover abuse-deterrent opioids. Abuse-deterrent opioids are designed to reduce prescription drug diversion, misuse, and abuse by changing the formulation of the medication. They are one more method available to reduce the prescription drug abuse epidemic. Read more here.

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