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Punishing doctors for questionable opioid prescriptions isn't the answer, one expert says

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WASHINGTON (CIRCA) - About 400 Medicare prescribers questionably ordered opioids for beneficiaries at serious risk of misuse or overdose, according to a recent Health Department Office of Inspector General report, but one expert says punishing these physicians might not be the best solution to the problem.

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