Safe Prescribing in San Diego County

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San Diego County Public Health Department in partnership with San Diego County Medical Society and California Medical Association, among health other leaders, joined efforts to reduce drug addiction, abuse and overdoses through coming with guidelines, checklists, trainings and tips on ways to prescribe opioids safely and in moderation. In addition, the San Diego County Public Health Department outlined guidelines and best practices on assessing and managing patient pain to prevent future opioid related deaths and injuries.