“Pain specialist” means a practitioner who is board certified in pain management or a related field.
“Prescribe” means the advisement of a physician or other licensed practitioner to a patient
for a course of treatment. It can include but is not limited to medication, services, supplies, equipment,
procedures, diagnostic tests, or screening as permitted by the physician or other
licensed practitioner's scope of practice.
“Referral” means the recommendation by a person to another person for the purpose of initiating
care by a health care practitioner.
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