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How One County Addresses Rx Drug Abuse

Today, more people between the ages of 25 and 64 are dying from a drug overdose than from a car crash, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The number of overdose deaths has created a multifaceted challenge for counties. Tune in to hear Suffolk County, N.Y. discuss how they are addressing this challenge.

This podcast features music from Chris Zabriskie, Digital Primitive, BOPD and Broke for Free.

About Emmanuelle St. Jean (Full Bio)

Health Program Manager

As the Health Program Manager, she manages the Healthy Counties Initiative, a public-private partnership that supports and promotes best practices within the areas of health that are counties are involved with, such as public health, county employee health coverage, and direct care delivery services.

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