Bucks County’s heroin crackdown inititiave; Rethinking heroin treatment


    Guests: Dr. Thomas McLellan & Bucks County DA David Heckler

    With more heroin overdoses in the news and the Affordable Care Act underway we’ll look at rethinking rehab models and how insurance companies are covering substance abuse treatment with A.THOMAS MCLELLAN, Ph.D, CEO and co-founder of the Treatment Research Institute. And Bucks County District Attorney DAVID W. HECKLER, gives us an update of his county’s initiative in trying to reduce heroin deaths and addiction.

    Want a digest of WHYY’s programs, events & stories? Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

    Help us get to 100% of our membership goal to support the reporters covering our region, the producers bringing you great local programs and the educators who teach all our children.