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Baltimore ranks city's hospitals for best practices in opioid addiction treatment

Baltimore ranks city's hospitals for best practices in opioid addiction treatment

Baltimore leaders ranked the city’s 11 hospitals this week for best practices in responding to the opioid crisis.

The hospitals were ranked from level one, for the highest standard of care, to three. Both the University of Maryland Medical Center and its midtown campus earned the highest ranking, while other hospitals scored lower.

The city established the Levels of Care initiative earlier this year to identify facilities that provide comprehensive treatment and prevention of opioid abuse. The hospitals were scored on factors including their ability to treat patients who...

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