Addressing the Opioid Epidemic
Our nation is facing one of the deadliest drug epidemics in its history. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the number of overdose deaths involving opioids (including prescription opioids and heroin) has quadrupled since 1999.
The Impact of Patient Choice on Evidence-Based Care
Increasingly, patients arrive on a physician's doorstep armed with everything from peer-reviewed research and WebMD articles to survey-driven ratings of providers (courtesy of CMS.gov and Yelp).