Prescription Board Tightens Watch on Painkillers
Created by khavens on 10/28/2013 8:37:08 AM


INDIANAPOLIS (AP): Indiana's Medical Licensing Board is attempting to curb prescription drug abuse amid a rise in fatal overdoses. The panel voted last week on a new rule to help patients and physicians keep better track of prescription drugs. Starting December 15th, doctors will have to monitor patient histories through a state drug-monitoring system.