Opioid epidemic prompting prescriptio...

Opioid epidemic prompting prescription changes

There are 1 comment on the Daily Times Leader story from Feb 7, 2018, titled Opioid epidemic prompting prescription changes. In it, Daily Times Leader reports that:

The opioid epidemic has gotten so bad in Mississippi and other states that doctors are beginning to make their patients sign waivers agreeing to take random drug tests if the doctor suspects the patient may be abusing the drugs or diverting them to others. It's one of several changes the state medical licensing board, nursing board and pharmacists are talking about with the Legislature to try to get a handle on the problem.

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Dave Randazzo

Baldwyn, MS

#1 Feb 7, 2018
Learn more about the Mississippi Opioid Epidemic (What You Need To Know, What You Can Do)


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