Pain Management

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Educate Your Patients

Know Your Patients’ Risks

Know Your Compliance Risks

Monitoring Risk

Jennifer E. Bolen, J.D.

Jennifer E. Bolen, J.D. owns and operates The Legal Side of Pain, a medico-legal consulting firm. Ms. Bolen specializes in educating clinicians about risk management programs and practice standards for the use of controlled substances to treat pain and for the office-based treatment of opioid addiction. She also develops and presents educational material to clinicians about state and federal controlled substance and pain act guidelines, laws, policies, and regulations. Ms. Bolen writes regular legal columns and providers nationwide use her website regularly to stay current on legal/regulatory issues in pain management.

Additional information about Ms. Bolen’s work is available at her website

Annual Pain Meeting Coverage


News and Features

Featured Articles

Coprescribing Naloxone to Opioid Users

Chronic pain patients on opioid therapy receiving naloxone prescriptions had fewer opioid-related emergency department visits.

Increased Chronic Opioid Use Following 7 Common Su...

A new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine examines the rates of and risk factors for chronic opioid use among post-surgical patients undergoing less painful procedures.

Under-Utilization of Pharmacy Programs to Identify...

Prescription drug monitoring program in Maine's pharmacies are effective.

Under-Utilization of Interventional Treatments

Interventional treatment options for cancer-related pain.

Doctors must lead us out of our opioid abuse epide...

Overdoses are the most common cause of preventable death in America today

Clinical Tools and Resources


Search our drug database, which contains an extensive list of pain drugs.

PDM State Database

Search our drug information database which contains an extensive list of pain drugs.

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