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02-22-11, 10:21 PM #1
Governor wants to kill pill mill database
Gov. Rick Scott has proposed abolishing a long-awaited computer database that would track every Florida prescription for narcotic drugs, the state's main weapon against pill mills.
Documents accompanying Scott's budget proposal Monday ask the Legislature to repeal a 2009 law that approved the database. The database was set to start Dec. 1 but is stalled by a protest from an unsuccessful bidder.
Pain clinics: Governor wants to kill pill mill database - OrlandoSentinel.com
From what reports I've heard on this, this system is funded privately, not using any taxpayers' money.
We have a similar database in Ohio and its a great tool. I don't see how he can claim this isn't working, especially when according to this article it hasn't even been started yet."Like" us on facebook! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Offic...93147194083228
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02-23-11, 07:13 AM #2
We have something similar in Alabama and it is a GREAT tool! We have made a lot of cases on doctor shoppers with it.
02-23-11, 07:43 AM #3
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