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January 2017 Archives

Could Wisconsin soon see changes in the rules for some health care professions?

Among the things that are very impactful on health care practitioners here in Wisconsin are the state’s rules for their particular profession. These rules set various things for a given health care profession, including what individuals in that profession are and are not authorized to do when it comes to patient care.

Opioid prescribing on the decline?

In recent times, many safety concerns have been raised when it comes to opioid painkillers. This has led to opioid prescribing practices getting an increased amount of attention from the public and state/federal regulators. Given this environment, one might wonder whether there have been major changes in physician behavior regarding the prescribing of these medications in recent years.