Multi-agency effort helping reduce opioid overdoses in Branson

Press Release – A multi-agency effort is helping reduce opioid overdoses in Branson. The regional Overdose Response Team was formed to connect with individuals who recently experienced an overdose or who are at high-risk and provide them with information on overdose prevention, treatment and hope for recovery, according to a press release. Officials say the initiative has played a role in a decline of overdose deaths in Branson.