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Jun 18, 2013, 15:41 ET

Peer-Reviewed Medical Journal on Interventional Pain Management Names Mass General Radiologist as New Editor-in-Chief

 The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) recently announced that Mass General radiologist Joshua A....

Apr 02, 2013, 11:17 ET

Medical Society Announces National Dr.Finder For Pain Physicians

 The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) has just launched a user-friendly Doctor Finder component on their website,...

Oct 03, 2012, 13:17 ET

Concerned Doctors Ask Medicare & Medicaid to Prohibit Untrained Non-Doctors from Prescribing Addictive Painkillers and Performing Out-Patient Surgeries

Two national medical associations, the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), comprised of over 4,500 members, and the North...

Aug 01, 2012, 09:38 ET

The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians Announces Guidelines for Responsible Prescribing of Pain-Killers for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

 The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), a national medical society of over 4,000 members, has released its "Guidelines...

Jan 30, 2012, 16:04 ET

Bill to Reduce Regulatory Burdens and Provide Better Medical Care for Patients Introduced in Congress

 Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD, Chairman of the Board and CEO of American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), commended...

Dec 13, 2011, 15:55 ET

Doctors Nationwide Call For Reduction Of Regulations to Help Reduce Drug Shortages, Increase Patient Access and Save Billions of Dollars Without Affecting Quality Care

The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), the Society of Interventional Pain Management Surgery Centers (SIPMS), and 50...

Sep 28, 2010, 07:47 ET

Chronic Pain Impacts 76 Million Americans

Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation Relieve Patient "Drug Fog" Afflicting countless people worldwide, chronic pain is a largely...

Sep 21, 2010, 07:47 ET

ASIPP Endorses DEA's 'National Take Back Day'

Initiative Encourages Americans to Safely Dispose of Unwanted or Unused Prescription Medication The American Society of Interventional Pain...

Sep 01, 2010, 20:21 ET

American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) Promotes Patient Education and Outreach Initiatives During National Pain Awareness Month

In recognition of September's designation as National Pain Awareness Month, the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) today...

Nov 16, 2009, 11:57 ET

New Exam Council and Credentials Committee Appointments by American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians (ABIPP)

The American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians (ABIPP) has recently appointed an examination council and credentials committee to conduct the...

Jul 28, 2009, 17:08 ET

New Interventional Pain Management Guidelines Released by the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians

The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) announced today they have released the 2009 updated Interventional Pain Management...

Jun 18, 2009, 16:58 ET

National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting (NASPER) Act Receives Senate Support

Senator John D. Rockefeller IV and Senator Bob Corker Endorse Universal Coordinated Prescription Monitoring Program The American Society of...

Apr 16, 2009, 11:40 ET

Louisiana Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Board Certified Interventional Pain Physicians

Interventional Pain Management Techniques to be Performed Exclusively by Trained Medical Physicians to Ensure Patient Safety NEW YORK, April 16...

Apr 01, 2009, 11:35 ET

National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting (NASPER) Bill Receives Preliminary Funding

Hailed as Key Way to Save Lives and Millions of Dollars in 'Doctor Shopped' Prescriptions The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians...

Oct 31, 2006, 00:00 ET

Unique CPT Codes for Percutaneous Intradiscal Electrothermal Annuloplasty Effective January 1, 2007

PADUCAH, Ky., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) thanked the American Medical Association...