Medication adherence—or, more accurately, the lack thereof—is a $337 billion problem in the United States, but tactics from advocating for personal responsibility to the support system of comprehensive medication management can turn the tide.
American Addiction Centers has begun on construction on its Ringwood, N.J., property, meanwhile, it has announced the completion of the newly licensed Laguna Treatment Hospital, a 93-bed chemical dependency facility in Aliso Viejo, Calif.
Congressmen and their key staffers were receptive to the messages, and many said they are in fact working hard to advance legislation to increase funding, increase treatment capacity and improve access.
Music, somewhat akin to meditation, is a healing force. Consider the potential for music and meditation in our everyday work as we try to process the tragedy in Orlando for ourselves and with our patients.