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Grant to address maternal opioid use in Indiana

12-24-2019 10:09 PM By Janetta

Indiana is one of 10 states selected to receive funding to address maternal opioid use.

The state’s Family and Social Services Administration is receiving $5.2 million in grant dollars to improve the coordination of clinical care and the integration of other services that are critical for maternal and child health, well-being and sustained recovery. The grant is part of the Maternal Opioid Misuse Indiana initiative, which is a cooperative agreement between FSSA and the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that addresses opioid use disorder in pregnancy.

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