Monday, December 18, 2017

More on opioid prescribing and the Joint Commission suit




If Joint Commission didn’t start the push for more narcotics, according to this report they jumped on board around the year 2000 which had the effect of converting a promotion into a standard.

1 comment:

Brian Pierce said...

Earlier this year, the Skeptical Scalpel blog looked in detail at the Joint Commision's documents from that period and compared these to their current denials.
https://skepticalscalpel.blogspot.com/2017/06/the-opioid-epidemic-what-was-joint.html