Tag: nova scotia
Minister Leo Glavine discusses GPDOTS letter of concern on the Rick Howe Show – News 957
The Sheldon Macleod Show discusses the recent trafficking case of Dr. Sarah Jones
Interviews include: Rob Mulloy – GPDOTS enforcement consultant Ray Wagner – Lawyer heading class action suit against Purdue Pharma Nadine Wentzell – Consultant & former narcotics inspector
GPDOTS letter of concern regarding the Prescription Monitoring Program
On March 7th 2016 GPDOTS wrote the Nova Scotia Minister of Health & Wellness , College of Physicians & Surgeons , and the Prescription Monitoring Program regarding our concerns with the programs ability to identify over prescribing. Shortly after our letter Minister Leo Glavine announced he would be ordering a full review of the program.… Continue reading GPDOTS letter of concern regarding the Prescription Monitoring Program
Tamara Ballard from GPDOTS discusses the recent trafficking case of Dr Sarah Jones – Global News N.S.
We have an opioid epidemic not a fentanyl epidemic.
In the first 9 months of 2015 fentanyl killed 215 Albertans. Public health officials, enforcement, and government have sounded the alarm , created task forces, and public awareness campaigns. The sudden spike in fentanyl related deaths has put pressure on the government to make naloxone more accessible, often described as the “fentanyl antidote” in media reports… Continue reading We have an opioid epidemic not a fentanyl epidemic.