Below, please find samples of the extensive news coverage of Voices, our partners, and experts who are urging increased access to the wide range of efficient, safe, and non-addictive approaches to manage acute pain.
Surgical pain is inevitable, but unnecessary opioids can be avoidedMarch 3, 2020March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and, though survival rates have fortunately risen over the last few decades, another issue has appeared for far too many patients: opioid dependence and addiction after surgery.
Let's play follow the leader in tackling America's opioid epidemicFebruary 6, 2020In a crisis, words are simply not enough. Our country must have bold leadership and the commitment to follow through with bold action.
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Providers want CMS to unbundle non-opioid drugs in outpatient careJanuary 30, 2020Advocates for non-opioid pain management alternatives are calling on policymakers to increase access to non-opioid pain management alternatives, including unbundling certain drugs in outpatient settings and increasing provider training.