COLUMBUS—State Representative Robert Sprague (R-Findlay), along with Representative Nickie Antonio (D-Lakewood), will be holding a press conference Thursday to discuss House Bill 248. This legislation would require health insurance companies to provide coverage for abuse-deterrent opioids with the goal of lowering abuse and decreasing overdose deaths.


 


WHO:                State Rep. Robert Sprague


                            State Rep. Nickie Antonio


    Jeff Fix, Pickerington City Council President and Tyler’s Light Board   Member


             Cheri Walter, CEO of the Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities


             Tony Coder, Assistant Director of the Drug Free Action Alliance


             Dr. Elizabeth Lottes, Maryhaven


             Russell Martin, Delaware County Sheriff


 


WHERE:          Harding Press Briefing Room


                           Ohio Statehouse, Room 109


 


WHEN:             Thursday, September 17 at 11:30 a.m.

 
 
 
  
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