Policy Options to Increase Physician Training Education in Proper Opioid Prescribing [December 22, 2017] [open pdf - 100KB]
"This Insight focuses on physician efforts because physicians can prescribe in every state but not all states permit advanced practice nurses or physician assistants to prescribe opioids. Many of the policy options discussed in this Insight could also be applied to other provider types (e.g., nonphysicians) who have prescriptive authority."
CRS Insight, IN10844
Federation of American Scientists: http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/index.html