Gov. Ducey limits opioids for Arizona employees

Gov. Ducey limits opioids for Arizona employees

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey issued an executive order Monday limiting opioid prescriptions for employees insured through the State of Arizona and individuals insured through the state’s Medicaid program, Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS).

The order limits the first fill of prescription opioids to seven days and limits all fills for children, except those suffering from cancer, chronic disease or traumatic injury, according to a news release from the governor’s office…..

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