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Committee on Energy and CommerceHealthIntroducedMay 17th, 2017
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Newborns that are suffering withdrawal from heroin and other opioids they were exposed to while in their mother’s womb should have access to treatment that’s covered by Medicaid, which will ensure they receive care.
There’s no need to allow newborns that were exposed to drugs and are experiencing withdrawal symptoms to receive specialized treatment for neonatal abstinence syndrome through Medicaid.