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Fighting Hepatitis with Testing and Treatment

Injection drug use is driving up new cases of many infectious diseases, including hepatitis C- a chronic and life-threatening condition. New curative hepatitis C medications offer hope to millions of Americans living with this disease but barriers, including prohibitive pricing, stand between them and accessing this treatment. Learn how states are innovating to connecting people to these curative therapies and save money in the long-term.

New Opportunities for Medicaid Funding to Ease Reentry

For people with substance use disorders, reentry back into society can be a particularly difficult and dangerous time for people who are newly released from incarceration. New innovations from the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services allow states to offer SUD treatment for opioid misuse up to 90 days ahead of release.
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