|Thursday, March 10, 2016|
(755) Prescribing Panel: Regulatory Considerations – Compliance Is Easier Than It Looks
Track 2: Pain
Speaker(s): Mark McHugh , Cameron McNamee , Sallie Debolt, J.D.
|Thursday, March 10, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM|
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Intermediate
This session helps providers navigate through federal and state agency regulations, including the State Medical Board when prescribing opioids and non-opioids for injured worker use. The presenter discusses how to evaluate the necessity and appropriateness of prescribed drugs and assess the overuse or challenges to an injured worker's current treatment plan. He also discusses recent Ohio law changes for naloxone hydrochloride use to prevent overdose.