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Recovery Workforce Job Fair – Thursday June 7

Recovery Workforce Job Fair – Thursday June 7

The event will take place Thursday June 7. Here’s the schedule for the day: 9AM – 1PM: Job Fair in the Pepperell Mill Campus Event Center in Biddeford, located at 40 Main St, Biddeford (next to Portland Pie) 1PM – 3PM: Workshop for employers on running a recovery-friendly workplace – opportunities and pitfalls to avoid … Read more about Recovery Workforce Job Fair – Thursday June 7Read more

Opioids and why we call it ‘substance use disorder’

Opioids and why we call it ‘substance use disorder’

The current opioid epidemic is the deadliest drug crisis in American history. Overdoses, fueled by opioids, are the leading cause of death for Americans under 50 years old, killing roughly 64,000 people last year, more than guns or car accidents, and at faster velocity than the H.I.V. epidemic. The extent of the opioid crisis is … Read more about Opioids and why we call it ‘substance use disorder’Read more

Consumer protections against surprise medical bills now law

Consumer protections against surprise medical bills now law

AUGUSTA – A measure from Rep. Martin Grohman to protect consumers from unexpected medical bills is now law. “When you’re dealing with an illness, an injury or even a routine medical procedure, you shouldn’t also have to worry about surprise medical bills,” said Grohman, I-Biddeford. “I was pleased to get unanimous committee support for the … Read more about Consumer protections against surprise medical bills now lawRead more