Controlled Substances Prescribing - Pain Management is Dr. Onyejekwe’s second presentation discussing several key aspects for healthcare providers when writing prescriptions involving controlled substances including opioids. Topics covered include a summary of the laws and regulations pertaining to controlled substance prescriptions, strategies when prescribing controlled substances to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, classes of controlled substances approved for pain management, and harm reduction strategies to improve patient outcomes.
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