Colorado publishes update on short-acting opiate policy change

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 10:05 AM
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The Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing has published a clarification on the department’s recent change to its policy on the prescription of short-acting opioids. The new policy allows for four tablets per day, which equals 120 tablets in 30 days with exceptions for specific patient need.

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