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Pain Management Nursing Journal – Featured Articles
Pain Management Nursing publishes excellent articles that will help to improve your practice.
"Chronic Pain and Mental Health Co-Morbidity in Adolescents: An Urgent Call for Assessment and...Read More
Call for Poster Presentations
ASPMN® is currently accepting poster submissions through May 15. Submit your poster presentation here.
Legislation Introduced to Respond to the Increase in Synthetic Opioids
Last week, Representatives Annie Kuster (D-NH-02) and Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE-AL) introduced the Support, Treatment, and Overdose Prevention of (STOP) Fentanyl Act of 2021, which aims to expand research and education efforts to detect and monitor fentanyl, enhance overdose prevention...Read More
Bill Reintroduced to Require ID Checks at the Pharmacy and Utilization of Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Representative Rodney Davis (R-IL) recently reintroduced the Opioid Prescription Verification Act, which would require pharmacists to check IDs when dispensing opioids and enter the information of the person picking up an opioid prescription into the state Prescription Drug Monitoring Program...Read More
Call for Board of Directors Nominations
We are seeking your nominations of candidates to stand for election for the 2021-23 ASPMN® Board of Directors. Member engagement is critical to the success of ASPMN®, and the Board relies upon your recommendations for strong candidates. Even if you are new to the association,...Read More
CDC Adds SUDs to List of Underlying Medical Conditions Associated with High Risk for Severe COVID-19
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently added substance use disorders (SUD), including alcohol, opioid and cocaine use disorders, to their list of underlying medical conditions that can make an adult more likely to get severely ill from the COVID-19 virus. The decision...Read More
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ASPMN President's Message
Maureen F. Cooney, DNP, FNP-BC, PMGT-BC, AP-PMN, ACHPN
ASPMN 2021 National Conference
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