Elisabeth Mock

When a Patient with Chronic Pain Loses their Provider: Compassionate, Evidence-based Responses

November 2, 2022 | Elisabeth Mock, MD, MPH and Noah Nesin, MD
What are the best actions to take when patients with chronic pain in a community suddenly lose their provider? Patients on high dose opioids often have difficulty finding new providers. What resources are available to support prescribers in such a transition?

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Update on 2022 PMP Enhancements

September 29, 2022 | Elisabeth Fowlie Mock, MD

Multiple enhancements to the Maine PMP in 2022 will further its mission “to promote the public health and welfare and to detect and prevent substance misuse.” Tune in to learn about PMP tools to enhance patient safety and how to ensure documentation of your compliance with the 2016 Chapter 488 law. Dr. Mock has been serving as the Clinical and Policy Advisor to the PMP since January 2022.

Objectives:

Use the PMP as a tool for patient safety
Evaluate PMP check workflows
Understand the ‘Overdose Risk Score’
Review new PMP functionalities

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