The Fix: Examining Rhode Island’s Opioid Epidemic


Rhode Island has one of the highest opioid overdose death rates in the country, and recently a task force has been created to address this issue. Due to the hard work of so many, R.I. has emerged as a leader in combating the epidemic. In a short period of time, R.I. went from having the 5th highest overdose rate to the 10th. “The Fix” shines a light on the problem but also on the amazing work being done in R.I.