FAQ: Opiates And Pregnancy

Most opiate-addicted women who get pregnant worry about doing the right thing, and many want to stop using opiates as soon as possible to protect the health of their unborn child. Unfortunately, quitting opiates very suddenly puts the fetus at…
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Keeping Mentally Ill Offenders Out of Jail

During the second half of the 20th century, the United States embarked on a movement to deinstitutionalize individuals with mental illness, and this initiative resulted in the rapid decline of available psychiatric beds. In 1955, there was one psychiatric bed…
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FDA Required Label Changes to Opioid Medications

Due to safety risks and potential drug interactions, the FDA is requiring product label changes to all opioid medications to warn about these risks. Opioids may interact with antidepressants and migraine medications which could lead to a risk of serotonin…
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HEA 1269 Legislation

HEA 1269 is newly enacted legislation that, among other things, requires Sheriffs to apply for Medicaid coverage on behalf of inmates that have been housed in their facilities for more than 30 days. Below are some links to helpful resources.…
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Newly Contracted Counties

To our newly contracted clients, welcome to the QCC Family! Tippecanoe County Lafayette, IN Start Date: 6/1/15 Miami County Peru, IN Start Date: 6/1/15 Vanderburgh County Evansville, IN Start Date: 1/1/16 Fulton County Rochester, IN Start Date: 1/1/16 Wabash County…
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