Narcotic Prescription Initiative

Study Description and Methods

This survey was conducted to better understand the impact of the chronic narcotic prescription initiative implemented through the Medicaid Access physician community in North Carolina.

Timeline

This survey was completed in June 2008.

Status

This survey is complete. Please see below for key findings and publications.

Contact Information

For additional information about this study, please contact:

AAFP National Research Network
1-800-274-2237 x3180

 

Key Findings and Publications

Access the complete manuscripts:

Improving use of narcotics for nonmalignant chronic pain: A lesson from Community Care of North Carolina(5 page PDF). Bujold E, Huff J, Staton EW, et al.  J Opioid Manag. 2012 Nov-Dec;8(6):363-367. PMID: 23264314

 


This project was paid for by private funding.