Could patient satisfaction surveys be fueling America’s opioid crisis?

From Local 8:

According to CBS News, patient satisfaction surveys at hospitals can influence how much the hospital is paid.

Some doctors tell CBS that though the surveys are intended to reward quality care, it has had the consequence of fueling dependence on prescription pain pills.

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