August 12, 2022

Friday, August 12, 2022: Opioid/Substance Use Disorders

Jordana Choucair

Jordana Choucair

  • West Virginia reached settlement with Rite Aid over the pharmacy chain’s role in contributing to the oversupply of opioids in the state. The lawsuit alleged that Rite Aid’s failure to oversee suspicious opioid prescription orders resulted in “significant losses through their [patients’] past and ongoing medical treatment costs,” including the cost of rehabilitation, medical treatments, and minors born addicted to opioid. According to Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, the settlement amount could amount to $30 million. (Article here)
Jordana is the chief operating officer. In this role, she supports the firm’s daily operations, including financial management, business administration, communications, and human resources. She collaborates closely with the CEO and managing partners to design and implement policies and practices to help the firm shape a future system that actualizes a sustainable culture of health nationwide.