Opioid, heroin overdose hospitalizations in Bartow more than double state rate

SOMBER STATISTICS Bartow opioid death rate 60% higher than Georgia average

By JAMES SWIFT
Posted 11/23/19

Numbers from the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) indicate that 170 individuals in Bartow County died from drug overdoses in the last decade — with 105 attributed to opioids.The data …

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