April 14, 2016 A new plan to address chronic pain has garnered overwhelming support from patient advocates. The National Pain Strategy – developed by six federal agencies and 80 experts from across the medical, advocacy Read more…
Aimed Alliance Calls on Insurers to Expand Access to Addiction Treatment for the Four out of Five People Who Do Not Receive It
March 30, 2016 The Alliance for the Adoption of Innovations in Medicine (Aimed Alliance), a not-for-profit organization seeking to improve healthcare in the US, today called for increased access to treatments for individuals with substance Read more…
February 9, 2016 A safer, more comprehensive approach to managing pain before, during and after surgery exists – yet not all patients can access it. Read more in this Health Policy Brief by Ray Soto, Read more…
November 19, 2015 Approaches Explored to Provide Safe, Effective Pain Relief, Reduction of Risk of Adverse Events, Misuse and Abuse in Inpatient and Outpatient Settings AfBPM Holds Second National Summit in Washington, D.C.
October 21, 2015 Dr. Srinivas Nalamachu Authors Piece on Balanced Pain Management for FormularyWatch Blog on Behalf of AfBPM Pain Management: Can We Balance Patient Access, Safety and Economic Value?
Alliance for Balanced Pain Management Affirms Need for Access to Appropriate Care and Patient Safety during Pain Awareness Month
September 8, 2015 Survey Underway to Shed Light on Pain Management Access Challenges AfBPM Highlights New Access Survey Press Release
AfBPM Introduces New Tool to Help Assess and Reduce Prescription Medicine Misuse and Abuse Risks in the Home
June 10, 2015 Tool Also Includes Tips for How to Monitor, Safeguard and Properly Dispose of Prescription Medicines, Including Pain Medicines AfBPM Introduces New Educational Tool Press Release