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Everest Care Management, Inc. is a Pennsylvania based, premiere medical case management service provider. We handle case referrals from multiple jurisdictions including PA, NJ, DE, MD, WV, OH, VA and NY.

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November 9, 2016

PA-Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

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PA/PDMP Act 191 2014—requires both prescribers and pharmacists or ‘dispensers’ to register for the PA-Prescription Drug Monitoring Program. This program is intended to assist medical providers in identifying patients struggling with substance use disorder and combating addiction, doctor shopping and drug diversion. According to the PA-DOH, heroin and opioid use are now the leading cause of death in PA. Growing prescriptions for opioids can further complicate WC claims.

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