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Addressing opioid analgesic use in workers' comp and auto no-fault

Optum Workers' Comp
| Mar 20, 2017
We are pleased to release our latest insight on addressing opioid analgesic use in workers' comp and auto no-fault. Inside you will find statistical trends impacting opioid analgesics today and our perspective on opioid analgesic use. We examine recent law changes at the state level in 15 different states. And finally, we share a visual timeline representation of medication releases and states having remarkable regulatory/legislative activity since 1995, along with insight on how the workers’ comp and auto no-fault division of Optum has been at the forefront of working with our clients to manage pharmacy benefits, including opioid analgesics, for years. Click here to view the PDF.