Posts tagged documenting opioid use
3 Ways to Help Mitigate Criminal Risk when Prescribing Opioids

Opioids play an important role for patients with both acute and chronic pain.  But the epidemic of opioid overdoses continues to worsen, despite restrictive measures by the Drug Enforcement Administration, and physicians are being held partly responsible.  So, for a physician who prescribes opioids for pain management, prescribing safely is the goal.  In this blog, we'll lay out 3 ways proper documentation can help to mitigate criminal risk when prescribing opioids. 

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