DHS Looks for Comments on Tapering Opioid Therapy Guidelines

11/19/2020
The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) is requesting public comment by 5 p.m. on Dec. 13 on proposed revisions to Section V of the Minnesota Opioid Prescribing Guidelines, Tapering Opioid Therapy.   

Individuals and organizations may submit electronic comments to DHS. Comments may also be mailed to DHS at the address provided below. Because most state employees are teleworking due to the pandemic, email is the preferred method of communication. 
 
Minnesota Department of Human Services
Attn: Opioid Prescribing Improvement Program 
P.O. Box 64984 
St. Paul, MN 55164-0984
 
DHS staff will compile comments for review by the Opioid Prescribing Work Group members after the public comment period ends. Members will discuss the comments and potential revisions at a future OPWG meeting. 

Please submit questions about the public comment period to DHS.