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 Opinions – American Medical Association