‘Drug Courts,’ Treatment Focus of New White House Opioid Strategy

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 1, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Steering opioid addicts toward treatment programs instead of prisons, while tightening federal policies on opioid prescribing, could curb the opioid epidemic, President Donald Trump’s opioid crisis commission said Wednesday. To that aim, the commission’s final report recommends that federal drug courts be established in all 93 federal judicial…