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Who makes purchasing decisions for pain management products in surgery, such as fentanyl patches? Anesthesiologist, hospital pharmacy dept, other?

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Dr. William Jenkins
Anesthesiology
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In brief: The medications

used during surgery and in recovery are requested by anesthesiologists with input from pharmacy as to costs and availability.

In brief: The medications

used during surgery and in recovery are requested by anesthesiologists with input from pharmacy as to costs and availability.
Dr. William Jenkins
Dr. William Jenkins
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Dr. Michael Umanoff
Pain Management

In brief: Pharmacy Committee

Decisions usually based upon needs versus cost.
New drugs go through committee.

In brief: Pharmacy Committee

Decisions usually based upon needs versus cost.
New drugs go through committee.
Dr. Michael Umanoff
Dr. Michael Umanoff
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