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The opioid crisis and its destabilizing impact on all aspects of the state’s workers and economy was the focus of a chamber program at William James College.
“This is a health care crisis that no one talks about,” said William James President Dr. Nicholas Covino. “It’s a health care crisis we don’t fund, we
don’t educate people on, and it’s one that costs us billions of dollars.”
The damage opioids is having on all aspects of the state has been captured in a report by the non-partisan Massachusetts Taxpayer Foundation,
which found that the state is at the epicenter of the