Monthly Archives: September 2017

Know Your Meds KY

More than 1,000 Kentuckians die from prescription drug overdoses each year. Providers can play a critical role in addressing this statewide public health epidemic by educating patients on the safe use, storage and disposal of their prescription medicines. Patients should commit to following these three steps if and when prescribed any medications for pain management:…
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KMA Addressing Opioid Issue through Education and Physician Input

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2017 CONTACT: Patrick Padgett KMA Executive Vice President 502-814-1394 padgett@kyma.org KMA Addressing Opioid Issue through Education and Physician Input LOUISVILLE, KY—The Kentucky Medical Association (KMA) will hold its Annual Meeting Friday, August 25 and Saturday, August 26 in Louisville with a new format designed to educate physicians on the opioid…
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