Entries by Ben Nipper

Washington State Hit Hard by Opioid Epidemic

Opioid Epidemic Does Not Discriminate In 2014 more than 600 people died from opioid overdoses in Washington State. Opioids are medications that relieve pain, such as hydrocodone, codeine, morphine and heroin. The opioid epidemic doesn’t discriminate. Addicts are coming from all walks of life. Law enforcement officials, in the region of the Tri Cities in Washington, recognize that many law-abiding […]

Torch Award Finalist

Ideal Option Named Torch Award Finalist We are excited to announce that the Better Business Bureau Northwest named Ideal Option PLLC as a Torch Award finalist for 2016! The BBB grants the annual Torch Award to those Companies whose practices meet the highest standards of ethics.  Ideal Option consistently demonstrates this practice setting by empowering […]

Welcome Idaho Patients!

Ideal Option is currently accepting new patients in Boise Idaho! We accept all insurance, from commercial insurance to Idaho Medicaid, and we do the billing for you. Ideal Option is run by two doctors whom are board certified in Addiction Medicine. Ideal Option is the leading medication assisted treatment program in the Pacific Northwest and we currently offer […]

Suboxone Treatment Expanded

Suboxone treatment limit has been expanded Some big news was released on July 5, 2016. The Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that the patient cap limit for prescribing buprenorphine for substance use disorder will be increased to 275.  This rule marks the largest piece of rule-making in over a decade. Physicians around the country have […]