Area:
Pain

Addressing Pain, Reducing Risk

Organization:
Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association of North America

The primary goal of this program is to change clinician behavior as manifested by the incorporation by primary care clinicians of evidence-based opioid prescribing practices in chronic non-cancer pain. The primary objective is to increase patient-clinician education and discussion surrounding issues relevant to long-term opioid therapy. Secondary objectives include: (1) increase assessment of the risk associated with long-term opioid therapy; (2) improve monitoring for prescription medication misuse or abuse.

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Approval Date:
November 2014
Amount Awarded:
$340,900.27
Start Date:
12/01/2014
End Date:
12/31/2017
Status:
Complete
RFP:
Improving Chronic Pain Outcomes
RFP ID:
2014PA1