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Posted in DEA Fraud Who are the bad actors? Government, Healthcare or Patients?

Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid (ARPO) Strike Force Takedown Results in Charges Against 60 Individuals, Including 53 Medical Professionals

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Providers who exploit this trust for profit at the expense of health and well being, have no place in healthcare

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Posted in Good Doctor vs Bad Doctor

Dear Doctor

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Please understand that when I come to your office it’s the respect, dignity, compassion and honesty you show that keeps me coming back, not just the medication you prescribe

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Frontal lobotomy for the relief of intractable pain

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Frontal lobotomy for the relief of intractable pain remains a treatment option with some doctors

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Posted in CDC Guidelines Ohio Guidelines and Regulation Who are the bad actors? Government, Healthcare or Patients?

Defining Addicts and Pain Patients as One and the Same, A Moral and Ethical Failure in Policy

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Is it right or wrong to substantively deny chronic pain patients medication, most of which have used it without incident, for the possibility of maybe curtailing illicit drug use and overdose deaths?

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Posted in Chronic Pain News

File an Ethics Complaint – I’m as mad as hell and I’m not going to take this anymore!

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I’m as mad as hell and I’m not going to take this anymore!

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Kaiser Permanente and Forced Opiate Tapering

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Kaiser Permanente and Forced Opiate Tapering

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Physician Leaders Raise Alarm on Oregon Forced Opioid Tapering Proposal

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Share the News2  5     7SharesRational prescribers speak up and take action in Oregon, as the anti-opiate zealots continue their irrational and ideological attacks on chronic pain patients….

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Chronic Pain Management Strategies

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Share the News11  2     13SharesBy R Carter Not a week goes by anymore that I’m not reading about another death in the chronic pain community, a results…

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Posted in Good Doctor vs Bad Doctor Who are the bad actors? Government, Healthcare or Patients?

Doctor would not give individuals their pain medication … unless they capitulated in having an epidural

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Share the News19  69     88SharesProminent Kentucky pain doctor accused of unneeded pain treatment defends his practice https://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2019/02/07/kentucky-pain-doctor-and-derby-horse-owner-sued-northern-kentucky-court/2802764002/ A Northern Kentucky pain doctor, who also was the owner…

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Posted in Fraud Good Doctor vs Bad Doctor

How to Commit Medicare Fraud: Procedures and Prescribing

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Share the News9  1     10Shareshttps://oig.hhs.gov/oei/reports/oei-02-18-00220.pdf By R Carter In recent posts on Medicare’s new opioid prescription policy I was critical of the policy in general due to…

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