At a press conference at Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Upland, Governor Wolf announced an initiative to remove barriers to people receiving medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder.
Governor Wolf announced the successes achieved during the first year of operation for the 45 Centers of Excellence across the commonwealth.
Since Governor Wolf declared a 90-day opioid disaster declaration on January 10, the Opioid Command Center has overseen events to announce initiatives set forth in the declaration and held a media availability with command center agencies to provide an update on progress.
Governor Wolf laid out an ambitious plan to ensure Pennsylvania’s workforce has the skills and education to succeed in 21st century jobs as the commonwealth’s economy continues to grow.
Governor Wolf Urges Passage of Pending Legislation to Combat Opioid Epidemic Amid Disaster DeclarationJanuary 29, 2018
Amid the 90-day Opioid Disaster Declaration, Governor Wolf urged the General Assembly to consider a set of pending bills aimed at furthering the declaration’s key initiatives and messages.