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  •  doctor-shopping for narcotic analgesics... (2+ / 0-)
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    Gwennedd, weezilgirl

    ... is already being tracked, so the tracking can & should be extended to ABs.  If someone goes to a doc asking for needless ABs, the doc should be able to say No and then warn them that if they keep looking, they will be subject to penalties (along with whatever doc is prescribing).

    We got the future back. Uh-oh.

    by G2geek on Thu Jun 12, 2014 at 01:23:02 AM PDT

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    •  Great idea. (0+ / 0-)

      I always joked about the charts in ER screaming "drugs, drugs, drugs". When a patient saw the triage nurse, she asked what drugs they are allergic to. They would check off every drug but the one they wanted. Hence, no allergies to morphine. :))

      “Listen--are you breathing just a little, and calling it a life?” ― Mary Oliver

      by weezilgirl on Thu Jun 12, 2014 at 07:06:53 AM PDT

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