KAMMCO Releases Opioid/Controlled Substances Dashboard for Physicians, Hospitals in its Health Information Exchange

December 5, 2018 by matray

KAMMCO released a new Opioid/Controlled Substances dashboard for physicians, hospitals and behavioral health providers participating in the KAMMCO network of health information exchanges. The tool supplements the existing Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) currently available in most states. “The KAMMCO tool builds upon a more comprehensive set of data than… Continue reading...

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California Enacts First-In-Nation Law Requiring Doctors To Tell Patients When They Are On Probation

September 20, 2018 by matray

Doctors in California will have to be honest with their patients if they are on probation for sexual assault or other egregious patient harm under legislation, SB 1448 by Senator Jerry Hill, that was signed by the Governor yesterday. The first-in-the-nation law requires doctors to disclose before a patient’s appointment… Continue reading...

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