AHIP Submits Statement for Congressional Hearing on “Overdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act”
posted by AHIP
on May 8, 2018
AHIP submitted a statement for the official record of a hearing held on May 8, 2018 by the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health. Our statement expressed strong support for H.R. 3545, the “Overdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act.” This bipartisan bill would allow the confidential sharing of information on substance use diagnosis and treatment information to protect patient safety, improve health care quality, and enhance care coordination.