Interact for Health

Health in Action

Q&A: Nancy Hale, president and CEO of Operation UNITE

Mar 26th, 2018

Nancy Hale is president and CEO of Operation UNITE, a nonprofit addressing opioid misuse through education, law enforcement and treatment. Hale spoke with Interact for Health about how the organization uses that three-pronged approach to stem the opioid misuse epidemic in Kentucky.

Interact for Health: Could you explain more about Operation UNITE and its goals?

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State grant to help track quick response team opioid intervention

Jan 16th, 2018

We were thrilled to learn that a local startup with which we're working has been awarded $1.5 million by the Ohio Third Frontier Commission.

Cordata Healthcare Innovations is adapting its patient management software to track the work of quick response teams, a new intervention in the opioid epidemic that was born right here in Greater Cincinnati.

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Q&A: Jac Charlier, national director for Justice Initiatives at the Center for Health and Justice at TASC (Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities)

Nov 20th, 2017

Jac Charlier is the national director for Justice Initiatives at the Center for Health and Justice at TASC (Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities). His work focuses on bridging the criminal justice and behavioral health systems to connect individuals who have substance... Read More

Q&A: Daniel Raymond, deputy director of policy and planning at the Harm Reduction Coalition

Jun 19th, 2017

Daniel Raymond is the deputy director of policy and planning at the Harm Reduction Coalition. The coalition works with communities to address the health consequences associated with drug misuse. Raymond spoke with Interact for Health about the coalition's goals and community efforts to fight the opioid misuse crisis.

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