• 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.


    This survey was completed in June 2008.


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

    Key Findings and Publications

    Access the complete manuscripts:

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

    Contact Information

    For additional information about this study, please contact:

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

    This project was paid for by private funding.