• HHS task force outlines best practices for pain management, seeks input

    6 days ago - By Healio

    The Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force - an entity within HHS - recently issued a 91-page report detailing best practices on pain management and issued a request for public input on the report.
    “The experience of pain has been recognized as a national public health problem with profound physical, emotional, and societal costs. Today, chronic pain affects an estimated 50 million U.S. adults,” the report stated. “Pain management stakeholders have been working to improve care for those suffering from acute and chronic pain in an era challenged by
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