Florida hospitals create ED chronic pain management plan

Tougher regulations on prescribing pain medications led Orlando Health and Florida Hospital to create a chronic pain management plan to better treat patients who come to the emergency department seeking painkillers. ED physicians will educate patients on the dangers of painkiller abuse and addiction and refer people to primary care providers or even rehabilitation facilities.

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