Health Care Resources for the Practitioner

 

  • LA Commission on Opioid Abuse - See documentation here.
     
  • Overprescribing of Pain Medications by Physicians -  See documentation here.
     

 

 

  • Terminating the Physician Patient Relationship - Dismissing a patient from your medical practice or terminating an established physician-patient relationship in any setting is a process that requires detailed documentation and careful consideration for continuity of patient care. Please consult the following resources for more information on this topic:

      Termination of the Physician Patient Relationship – Advisory Opinion
      Code of Medical Ethics Opinion 8.115 – American Medical Association
      Legal Issues FAQ – American Medical Association