Sunday, June 25, 2017

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SPPAN is Four! Want Some More?

The Academy’s State Pain Policy Advocacy Network (SPPAN) has officially turned four, and we’d like to share two very important words—THANK YOU!  Without your interest, involvement, support, intelligence, and most of all, advocacy, we wouldn’t be able to effect positive change, halt or slow negative consequences, and generally watch out for people affected by pain–and


Policy and Advocacy Success in New Hampshire

The American Academy of Pain Management recently submitted a letter to Representative Frank Kotowski, Chair of the New Hampshire House Committee on Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs, to express our concerns with NH HB 1423, a bill related to the creation of prescribing guidelines—except in this case, the “guidelines” would have legislated strict prescribing