Legislation

Opioid Prescribing In NH 2016/Pertaining to Physicians (likely Nursing Boards will refer to similar)

Current Board of Medicine Emergency rules: (sunsets May 4, 2016)

Acute pain ~ must advise patient of risk, where to dispose of, that they may be victims of criminalization, impairment

Chronic: ~ risks as above (addiction, od and death, physical dependence, physical side effects, tolerance and crime victimization), risk assessment by using a screening tool; treatment plan, tx agreement, appropriate consultations, follow up, review, tox screening,

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Opioid Prescribing for Physicians - New Hampshire Laws and Rules 2016


 

 

 

 

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