Baptist Health Richmond receives $1 million grant to fight opioid abuse

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – A Richmond hospital just got a big boost in the fight against opioid abuse.

The Department of Health and Human Services granted $1 million to Baptist Health Richmond. It will help expand substance abuse treatment.

The money will be used to add specialists, increase awareness, and provide treatment plans for inmates at the Madison County Detention Center.

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