Weekend Round Up: March 3, 2018

By: Mitch Evans

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Date: 05/02/2018

Filed Under: weekend round up

Some of recent the stories that caught our eyes at AffirmHealth in February:

AffirmHealth Weekend Round Up

Public Health

NPR

February 13, 2018

Cost of U.S. Opioid Epidemic Since 2001 Is $1 Trillion And Climbing

 

Medical News

Medscape

January 29, 2018

DEA Expands Access to Opioid Addiction Treatment via NPs, PAs

 

Policy & Management

PainMedicine News

January 29, 2018

Pain Experts: Opioids Useful in Some Patients For Managing Chronic Pain

 

Regulatory Focus

Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society

February 15, 2018

Gottlieb: FDA Looking Beyond Opioids in Overdose Epidemic

 

Policy & Management

PainMedicine News

January 16, 2018

Providers Struggle to Treat Pain Amid Opioid Crisis

 

News

Times Leader

February 15, 2018

Highmark Puts Tighter Restrictions on Prescription Opioids

 

Chronic Pain News

Clinical Pain Advisor

February 15, 2018

Web-Based CBT Adjunct May Address Aberrant Drug Related Behaviors in Chronic Pain

 

Perspectives

Healio

February 8, 2018

Office Visits Dedicated to Chronic Pain Management Lead to Lower Opioid Use

 

Policy & Management

AffirmHealth

February 20, 2018

Opioid Prescribing Guidelines: A State-By-State Resource

 

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