NMC Commentary

Are There New Regulations Regarding Prescribing Opioids?

Yes. In an effort to ensure that powerful medications for pain are used properly for their intended clinical purpose, new rules for the prescribing of opioids (which include OxyContin, Vicodin, and Percocet) go into effect on July 1. Physicians throughout our service area and across Vermont have been educated in these new regulations and will be following them with their patients.  As read all »