The top six writers of opioid prescriptions:
FAMILY MEDICINE | INTERNAL MEDICINE
NURSE PRACTITIONERS | PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS
PAIN MEDICINE | DENTISTS
If you are a medical professional, how do you protect your practice from criminal and civil liabilities? What due diligence is being required of doctors? How do you identify substance abuse and what action can and should you take? Bob candidly discusses the history of substance abuse and the paradigm shift in the U.S. They detail the phenomena of how we went from a hallucinogen illicit drug abusing society to a society that primarily abuses pharmaceutical drugs.
The prescription drug epidemic should be a top concern for every doctor, medical practice, and hospital. NOW. When TIME magazine’s cover article is “Heroin Use in U.S. Reaches Epidemic Levels,” Sports Illustrated magazine covered “How Painkillers are Turning Young Athletes into Heroin Addicts,” and newspapers are filled daily with stories of young people losing their lives to prescription drug overdoses, our medical community cannot stand idly by.
Prescription drug addiction is a disease and medical professionals need to be informed about prevention, treatment, and harm reduction.
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The Stutman Group is the nation’s premier speaking and consulting organization committed to developing a plan-of-action to reverse the most devastating drug epidemic in American history.
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