opioid abuse spurs legislative action

Notes on Legislative Actions to Stem the Opioid Crisis

According to the CDC, drug overdose deaths nearly tripled from 1999 to 2015. The CDC’s December 30, 2016 MMWR report continues on to state that of the 47,055 drug overdose deaths that occurred in 2014 in the United States, 28,647 (60.9%) involved an opioid. As some states, including Arizona, Maryland, and Florida, declare a state…

ACEP 2016

Visit Us at the ACEP 2016 Scientific Assembly

Visit PEPID at Booth #S2810 at the ACEP 2016 Scientific Assembly in Las Vegas this October! We’re excited to showcase some of our new and exciting features, such as high resolution radiology images and procedural videos. American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) 2016 Scientific Assembly October 16-19, 2016 – Booth #S2810 Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino Las Vegas,…