CMS Amended Its Guidelines To Address The Opioid Crisis; A Conversation on Why Administration Is Recommended
This webinar was prompted in response to the CMS directive last October strongly recommending professional management of Medicare Set Asides (MSAs) involving drugs prone to being abused. Few have explored the topic of opioids and MSAs beyond the California Workers’ Compensation Institute. On the panel includes, Mark Pew, known to the compensation world as 'The RXProfessor' and a Senior Executive with Preferred Medical. He will be joined by Christopher Lagnese a trained pharmacist and the Vice President of Pharmacy and Managed Care with Ametros. Paul H. Sighinolfi, an Ametros Senior Managing Director moderates the discussion.
In this recording, our panel discusses the following topics:
- Unique therapeutic perspective of injured workers who settle
- Utilization metrics
- Safety measures professional management provides