Communications

Through our articles, resources and multiple communications CMS offers ongoing educational services to its members and their practices.

Through initiatives directed by the board of directors, House of Delegates and committee structure, the Colorado Medical Society works to strengthen the house of medicine. Here are some of our current focus issues.

Friday, September 01, 2017
Specialty focus: Obstetrics
Opioid use in pregnancy: High risk and high reward


Friday, September 01, 2017
Specialty focus: Pediatrics
The opioid epidemic and the newborn patient


Friday, September 01, 2017
Specialty focus: Surgery
Individual strategies for surgeons to combat the opioid epidemic


Friday, September 01, 2017
The “ALTO” approach
Incorporating opioid-sparing options into various treatment pathways


Friday, September 01, 2017
Thoughtful prescribing
Using the most effective treatments for chronic pain



Friday, September 01, 2017
Non-opioid pain treatment
Using “rational polypharmacy” to control pain with opioid alternatives


Friday, September 01, 2017
One patient’s pain story
Reclaiming life after opioid dependence


Friday, September 01, 2017
Affecting families
For one Colorado lawmaker, Colorado's drug abuse problem is personal


Friday, September 01, 2017
A letter from Colorado’s CMO
Larry Wolk, MD, MSPH, addresses Colorado physicians about opioid abuse public health emergency





Friday, September 01, 2017
Cover: Reversing the opioid epidemic
What Colorado physicians need to know


Saturday, July 01, 2017
Protect patients first
CMS joins national groups to urge Congress to “protect patients first” in federal health care reform debate