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Jan 29, 2013, 10:31 ET

Novus Medical Detox -- Hires New Executive Director

With the inevitable increase in patients due to the Affordable Care Act's altering the way healthcare is paid for in the United States, Novus...

Nov 19, 2012, 08:30 ET

Novus Medical Detox Comments on Amtrak's Employee Drug Difficulties

 In a recent report regarding Amtrak, the nation's largest passenger rail carrier, Amtrak's employees failed drug and alcohol tests at a...

Oct 29, 2012, 08:30 ET

Novus Medical Detox Center Lauds New Government IT Program Targeting Prescription Drug Abuse Epidemic

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is targeting the nation's prescription drug abuse epidemic through a new IT initiative, a...

Jun 18, 2012, 09:35 ET

Novus Medical Detox Center Warns Against Dangers of Rapid Detox, Advising Opiate Users to Seek Safer Drug Treatment Programs

While detox programs can help opiate abusers overcome their addiction, Novus Medical Detox Director Kirk Burness warns rapid detox has risks of its...

Dec 06, 2011, 07:00 ET

Novus Medical Detox Center Warns Public of Dangers of 'Pill Mill' Pain Clinics for Alcohol and Drug Detox

As the state Attorney General's office cracks down on Florida "pill mills," Novus Medical Detox Center warns against the dangers of pain clinics...