U.S. DEA

Senators air frustrations about drug dispensing practices in nursing homes

Senators air frustrations about drug dispensing practices in nursing homes

In a Senate Judiciary Committee nomination hearing Wednesday, Sens. Herb Kohl (D-WI) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) expressed concern about the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency's policies toward the delivery of pain medications in long-term care settings.