Measure calls for elder-care facilities to obtain consent for psychotropic prescriptions
There are 3 comments on the Sentinel & Enterprise story from May 30, 2014, titled Measure calls for elder-care facilities to obtain consent for psychotropic prescriptions. In it, Sentinel & Enterprise reports that:
Nursing homes and long-term care facilities in Massachusetts would be required to receive informed written consent from a patient's family, guardian or health-care proxy if doctors prescribe psychotropic medications to a patient, under an amendment added to the Senate budget last week.
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#1 May 31, 2014
The law should be enacted in every state.
There is a hidden danger lurking in allowing the Mental Health Industry to mind drug any person including the elderly in the society.
Psychologist should not be able to prescribe mind drugs.
#2 Jun 1, 2014
Do away with the traditional pain medication and give the elderly, disabled or pain ridden the mind drug cymbalta or lyrica as a addictive alternative to increase pharmacutical mental health profits and change to course of elections right under the nose of the democrats.
#3 Jun 1, 2014
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