Question special
Lead Moderator

A safe injection facility program called Insite opened in Vancouver in 2003. According to a Boston Globe editorial (which endorsed this idea) more than 30 peer-reviewed studies have found that Insite has saved thousands of lives. Public health leaders in Massachusetts have also strongly endorsed this harm reduction approach. What is your view of the desirability, feasibility, and role of such supervised injection facilitates in decreasing harm from heroin/opioid injection