Good news! Feeling so good to be part of this! Letter from Carmen Balber… Jodi This morning, the Assembly Business and Professions committee voted 15-0 for SB 482 by Senator Lara, to rein in opioid over-prescribing and curb the overdose epidemic. We couldn’t have achieved this tremendous, unanimous result without your support! Thank you for […]
Senator DeSaulnier just authored a new CURES funding bill, SB 809 Laguna Niguel, California mom, Jodi Barber, tells her story of how she lost her beloved son Jarrod from a prescription pill overdose three years ago. The CURES system will enable prescribers and pharmacists to review controlled substance information to identify and deter drug abuse […]
Lawmakers warn that they will let the agency expire next year if it doesn’t become more aggressive in taking action against dangerous doctors. Price and Gordon said patients “deserve a proactive Medical Board that places patient protection and interests first, ahead of physician interests.” Read the whole article here.