Safeway, Albertsons Join Fight Against State's Opioid Crisis

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Safeway, Albertsons Join Fight Against State's Opioid Crisis

by Joel Moreno
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Monday, June 26, 2017 - 5:00am

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Pharmacies at Safeways and Albertsons across the state began selling Narcan nasal spray to patients without requiring a prescription. The goal is to make a difference in the growing opioid crisis. “This is one of the single greatest services I have ever been involved in providing," said Dr. Amy Justham, the pharmacy manager at the Safeway in lower Queen Anne.

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