To tackle the opioid epidemic, which has been the leading cause of unnatural deaths since 2013, Virginia recently developed an integrated physical and behavioral health continuum of care, which spans multiple treatment settings and includes case management and peer recovery support. The initiative, combined with increased access to naloxone and other efforts, has helped reduce […]
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About Melissa Caminiti
Melissa Caminiti is a project director with the Child and Family Health Team. She oversees projects related to maternal and child health and also studies policies designed to improve vulnerable population’s access to care. Melissa has a BS in nursing and a Master’s degree in public health with a concentration in maternal and child health, both from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.