Two-Year Cap On Methadone Treatment Imposed

AUGUSTA - Starting the first of January there will be a two-year cap for MaineCare patients on methadone.

Taxpayers currently subsidize long-term methadone maintenance for more than three-thousand low-income Mainers.

The cap is expected to save millions of dollars within the state's Medicaid program.

Methadone is a synthetic painkiller used to treat drug addiction.

Clay Gordon

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Clay was hired by WVII/WFVX as a morning anchor for FOX BANGOR's 7AM News Hour and as reporter for the 6,10 & 11 o’clock news in July 2011.

He graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington where he received his B.A. in Journalism. Clay has worked at Fox National News in New York, WTIU in Indianapolis and the Big Ten Network.

In his free time, Clay is a firefighter for the Holden Fire/Rescue Department in Holden and is an avid hockey fan.

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