Kitsap methadone patients face long commute for care for opioid addiction

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Substance users on their journey to recovery face many challenges. One challenge they shouldn’t face is access to medication-assisted treatment (MAT). Currently, there are no approved opioid treatment programs west of the Puget Sound. Tad Sooter from the Kitsap Sun follows an ETS patient – Janine – on her commute by ferry and car to receive MAT.

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