Opioid Prescribing & Pain Management

We’re Committed To Making An Impact

Your Opioid Medical Legal Experts

Litigation involving opioids is on the rise. Deviations in medical & nursing standards of care often result in Medical Malpractice, Nursing Negligence, and Wrongful Death claims. At Affirm, our dedicated Opioid and Pain Management Team identifies adherences and deviations from standards of care, delivering insightful medical case analysis reports and opioid prescribing audits. We’re committed to making an impact, one case at a time.

Opioid Related Deaths In A 12 Month Period
Opioids are the #1 Cause of Drug Overdose Deaths
Opioid Related Deaths from 1999-2020
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Opioid Experts

Trusted Experts, Sound Advice

Over 564,000 people have died from opioid overdoses since 1999. The opioid epidemic continues to be a serious public health crisis across the nation, causing physical harm, psychological conditons, and chemical dependency.

With manufacturers and distributors understating the risks and overestimating the benefits, patients everywhere are being affected – from nursing homes to hospitals to family physician offices.

The opioid crisis significantly affects our economy including the healthcare system, public service agencies, and government services.

At Affirm, we’re committed to being a change agent, one case at a time.

Understand The Facts

Medical & Nursing Standards of Care

Medical Professionals are required to provide care based on nationally recognized standards of care. Our Opioid Medical Record Review, Case Analysis, and Prescribing Audits identify adherences and deviations from standards of care. We pinpoint the precise focus area of your case – quickly, accurately, and cost effectively – so you can decide how to proceed.

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Opioid Case Analysis

Investigating Negligence & Malpractice

Registered Nurses and Prescribing Physicians are required to maintain complete and accurate medical records. Deviations in standards of care result in negligence and malpractice. Our direct clinical experience provides us with the essential knowledge to understand the drugs and the effects on the body – giving you the evidence-based information you need to successfully build your case.

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Opioid Prescribing Audits

Accurate, Insightful, Impactful Evidence

Our Opioid Prescribing Audits dive deep into the areas that matter most to your case. With a focus on Standards of Care and regulatory compliance, we identify the exact evidence needed to confidently support or refute liability.

  • Informed Consent & Treatment Agreement

  • History & Physical
  • Laboratory Results
  • Screening Assessments
  • Description of Treatments (Type, Dose, Quantity, & Date)
  • Medication Instructions (Risks & Benefits)
  • Ongoing Monitoring
  • Response to Treatment (Physical, Mental, Emotional)
  • Consultations With Specialists
  • Nursing Evidence of Medication Rights

Learn The Medicine

Complex Medicine, Simplified

When you need to accelerate your understanding of the medicine, let our Medical Team lead the way. We transform complex medical diagnoses, injuries, and medical procedures into concise, easy-to-understand reports supported by the industry’s most up-to-date research.

Opioid Investigation Litigation Support

When you’re building a case, it’s vital to evaluate all aspects to determine your most effective strategy.

Our systems have been carefully designed to deliver an unparalleled level of case management to help you maximize the value of your client’s claim.