Media Coverage

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August 17, 2017

Cutting Medicaid Would Hurt the Fight Against Opioid Addiction, Advocates Say

HEP Magazine: Advocates have been quick to point out that the current administration’s pledge to dramatically cut Medicaid would likely be detrimental to any efforts to end the addiction epidemic. An op-ed in Newsweek by Doug Wirth, the president and CEO of New York–based Amida Care, a special needs health plan, outlines their arguments.

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August 14, 2017

Opinion: Serious about the opioid crisis? Then don’t slash Medicaid.

POLITICO New York Health Care: Doug Wirth, president and CEO of Amida Care, argued in Newsweek that politicians must protect Medicaid funding if they are serious about wanting to combat the opioid crisis.

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August 12, 2017

Serious about opioid crisis? Then don’t slash Medicaid.

The Raw Story (Op-ed by Amida Care CEO, Doug Wirth): The opioid epidemic is a major public health crisis, devastating communities across the country.

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August 11, 2017

Serious about the opioid crisis? Then don’t slash Medicaid.

AlterNet (Op-ed by Amida Care CEO, Doug Wirth): The opioid epidemic is a major public health crisis, devastating communities across the country.

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August 11, 2017

Serious about the opioid crisis? Then don’t slash Medicaid. Op-Ed by Amida Care CEO, Doug Wirth

Newsweek (Op-ed by Amida Care CEO, Doug Wirth): The opioid epidemic is a major public health crisis, devastating communities across the country.

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