Notice: Passwords are now case-sensitive

Remember Me
Register a new account
Forgot your password?

Opioids Could Be Targeted in 2012 Reform Legislation

By Greg Jones (Senior Editor)

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 | 0

By Greg Jones, Western Bureau ChiefLegislation placing limitations on restrictions on opioid prescriptions for injured workers could surface as stand-alone legislation or as part of a comprehensive bill to reform the workers' compensation system in California, according to an insurance representative.Research by the California Workers' Compensation Institute into prescribing patterns has helped eliminate abuses associated with repackaged drugs and contributed to legislation passed in 2011 that is intended to, among other things, eliminate the profit motive in prescribing compound medic...

Purchase this story for only $7.99!

For access to all of our articles, check out our subscription options.


Related Articles