Junkie. Drunk. Addict. Words Matter When Talking to Patients About Substance Use Disorder.

With simple changes in language, harmful stigma and negativity around SUD can be reduced or……

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AMA: All-hands-on-deck needed to end disturbing trends on overdose deaths

AMA says it is time for all-hands-on-deck to fight opioid epidemic CHICAGO—With a report issued…

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NCMS teams with ASAM for Pharmacy Access Survey

Please complete ASAM survey on Pharmacy Access         The American Society of…

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Animal Tranquilizers Making Street Drugs More Dangerous

Are animal tranquilizers changing how you should treat overdoses? ER doctors and internal medicine…

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NC Opioid Deaths Rising, NC Families Deciding Where National Settlement Money Will Go

RALEIGH -- North Carolina reported 326 suspected opioid overdoses in June compared to 288 in June…

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988 Suicide Prevention Hotline Launches Saturday

RALEIGH -- Getting help during a mental health crisis will soon be as easy as dialing 9-8-8. North…

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Billion dollar plan leaves key issues unresolved, NCMS continues to push for Medicaid expansion

RALEIGH -- Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the new state budget does not dive very deep…

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NCMS Morning Rounds 3-4-22

It's Friday! Enjoy your Morning Rounds March 4, 2022   “Nothing is impossible, the word…

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NCMS Morning Rounds 10-22-21

Happy Friday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds! October 22, 2021 Would Your Patients Benefit from a…

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NCMS Morning Rounds 8-3-21

Happy Tuesday! Enjoy your NCMS Morning Rounds. August 3, 2021 New Prior Authorizations (PA)…

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