A weekly public affairs show about the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Topic: Treating long-term care patients with substance abuse problems
Guest: Dennis Biondo, executive director, Kane Community Living Centers, and Kane staff
How Topic Discussed: A new program at Allegheny County's Kane Community Living Center in McKeesport will allow patients who are addicted to illegal or prescription drugs to have other long-term health conditions treated as well. Why has the problem become significant for Allegheny County's Kane centers? How will the new program handle security concerns? How is the county partnering with Highmark, Allegheny Health Network and Gateway Health to provide these services? What outcomes is the county seeking?
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.31MB - Duration: 29:50 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)