A recent headline highlighting New Jersey as the first state to authorize paramedics to start addiction treatment at the scene of an overdose, prompted Open Minds Director of Market Intelligence, Athena Mandros, to explore the concept further. In her article, she considers, 1) how connections will be made to long term treatment after initially administering buprenorphine, 2) whether there is a sufficient number of waivered physicians to both oversee the paramedics and meet the demands of providing adequate long-term treatment.

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