As Lawmakers Mull Medicaid Expansion, ER Visits Related to Opioid Use Continue to Rise

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Downtown Waynesboro. The small town in the Shenandoah Valley has seen the largest increase of emergency room visits related to opioid use in the state since 2015. (Credit: Creative Commons)

The opioid crisis continues to plague Virginia, and some are hoping members of the General Assembly might be able to take action to do something about it. Michael Pope has the story.

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