Trump Approach to Opioid Crisis

Donald_Trump_opioid crisis in america and hepatitis c treatments

  • Reduction of federal drug prevention programs by about 11%.
  • $880 billion from Medicaid cut and a proposed $610 billion off Medicare.
  • 20% cut to Children’s Health Insurance Program.
  • Hepatitis C is on the rise due to sharing of needles due to opioid abuse.
  • States are not able to cover the cost of costly hepatitis C treatments