This is for physicians who are the primary practitioner of a pain management medical practice to register or renew.
Rule 1.2 Definitions.
K. “Pain Management Practice” means a public or privately owned practice for which 50% or more of the patients are issued, on a regular or recurring basis, a prescription for opioids, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, carisoprodol, butalbital compounds, or tramadol for the treatment of chronic non-cancerous/non-terminal pain. Included in this definition is any practice that advertises and/or holds itself out to provide pain management services. Patients who are treated for pain resulting from a terminal illness do not count against the percentage stated herein.
If you have any questions, please contact the Investigative Division of the Mississippi State Board of Medical Licensure at: 1867 Crane Ridge Drive, Suite 200-B, Jackson, MS 39216. Please do not call for updates as this could delay the process. You may fax forms addressed as “Pain Practice” to (601) 987-6822, or call (601) 987-0231, please leave a message.