PA Adopts Guidelines to Treat Addicted Pain Patients
Harrisburg, PA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Injured workers addicted to opioids present one of the greatest challenges in the workers’ compensation system. Treating chronic pain without exacerbating existing substance abuse disorders may seem like a no-win situation for medical providers.
Pennsylvania has developed what may be the first in the nation guidelines to specifically target people with opioid use disorder who are in pain. Treating Pain in Patients with OUD released ...
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