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Man indicted on porn, molestation charges; doctor indicted on drug charge in Columbia County

...with operating an unlicensed pain management clinic, according to the indictment...for a violation of the Georgia Pain Management Act. The law, enacted in 2013...A license is required as a pain management clinic if "50 percent or more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-17/man-indicted-porn-mole
Augusta doctor appointed to Medical Board

...Georgia Composite Medical Board, which handles the licensing, regulation and disciplining of physicians. Downey, a pain management specialist, received a bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a doctorate in osteopathic medicine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-17/augusta-doctor-appointed-med
Year by year, law catching up to problem of prescription drug misuse

...medicine. WITH THE ONSET OF pain management as a young, growing specialty...passed in July 2013. The Georgia Pain Management Clinic Act will effectively close...regulated, evidence-based pain management clinics available to deal with these...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-02-15/year-year-law-ca
Doctor linked to unlicensed pain clinic

...Ndem, who has been licensed to practice medicine in Georgia since 2008, is charged with a violation of the Georgia Pain Management Act. The law, enacted in 2013, was designed to curtail the existence of so-called "pill mills" or pain clinics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-31/doctor-accused-operati
Rising to our defense

...stronger human trafficking law that has become a national model. He helped pass a law aimed at protecting legitimate pain management clinics while tightening regulation on shadier clinics that actually are "pill mills" trafficking narcotics.Olens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-15/rising-our-defense
Drug thefts rise as 'pill mills' close

...Lauren Kane.Since the pill mill law went into effect, the head of the State Composite Medical Board says that 158 pain management clinics have been licensed. Three applications have been denied, 40 are pending, and four have been withdrawn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-01-31/drug-thefts-rise-pill-
Reds closer Aroldis Chapman 'lucky' to have only broken bone

...concussion but no other brain injury and no injury to his eye, Kremchek said."He's feeling better and he has some pain management. We're optimistic that he is going to be on the mend," Reds manager Bryan Price said after meeting with players...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-20/reds-closer-aroldis-chap
Wife's death was one too many for hospice nurse

...In the two decades that followed, Westbrook experienced more deaths than he could count ? as a cancer nurse, in pain management and in hospice. He'd put 50,000 miles on his truck some years, driving from one dying person's house to another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-10/wifes-death-was-one-too-many-hospic
Animal-protection supporters protest GRU's dog experiments

...the diligence to make sure their animal dealer was clean, Brown said, he doubted it would take the time to monitor pain management."Legal or not, it shouldn't be done," said Brown, with his pit bull terrier Scout by his side.In a response...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-11-22/animal-protection-support
Samuel Harvey

...of Georgia in 1990. He was an Anesthesiologist with University Anesthesiology Associates, where he specialized in Pain Management and Anesthesia. Honorary Pallbearers will be Doctors and Staff of University Anesthesiology Associates, Augusta...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167429145