Category Archives: Introduction

NEW STATE OPIOID PRESCRIBING INFORMATION

BULLETIN NEW STATE OPIOID PRESCRIBING INFORMATION February 23, 2017 Please review this entire bulletin and share it with your physician colleagues so they can comply with this new state law as soon as possible.  Last week, Governor Chris Christie signed sweeping new legislation changing state law as to how and when opioid drugs may be Continue Reading

David Shulkin, M.D., Confirmed as VA Secretary

David Shulkin, M.D., Confirmed as VA Secretary   On Monday, February 13, the U.S. Senate voted unanimously (100-0) to confirm President Donald Trump’s nominee of David Shulkin, M.D., as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Dr. Shulkin previously served as VA Under Secretary for Health under the Obama administration.   ASA has Continue Reading