Health Matters, Television for Life
Your opportunity to talk directly with physicians, nurses and other regional experts about the health issues that are important to you. Teresa Lukens hosts this monthly conversation and viewers are encouraged to call, text or email their questions in advance for the panel. Send your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Opioid Crisis
Opioids, including pain killers, heroin, and fentanyl—are part of a serious public health epidemic.
Health Matters looks at programs to help addicts and their families. What’s being done to stop the misuse & abuse of opioids and the efforts to prevent the flood of pills from coming into our communities?
Washington Recovery Helpline
Behavioral Health Helpline
Opioid Treatment Program Spokane Regional Health District
Greater Spokane Coordinated Opioid Fentanyl Outreach Initiative
Providence Chemical Dependency Service
MultiCare Substance Use Disorders
Veterans Drug Treatment And Rehabilitation
Compassionate Addiction Treatment (CAT)
Daybreak of Spokane (youth)
Excelsior Youth Services
Healing Lodge of the Seven Nations (13-17 yrs)
Former U.S. Attorney for Eastern Washington
Lt. Rob Booth
Spokane Police Department
Chris Greer, RPh
Providence St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Medical Center
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