Telehealth Plays Key Role in Addiction Treatment During Coronavirus Pandemic
Telehealth technology is becoming an important part of addiction treatment during the coronavirus pandemic, PBS News reports.
Heroin and other opioids are ravaging communities across America. Deaths from heroin increased 328% between 2010 and 2015, and drug deaths from fentanyl and other synthetic opioids are now seeing a sharp rise as well. More Americans die from drug overdoses than in car crashes, and this increasing trend is driven by Rx painkillers.