Trading scripts for Meth

Posted

Specializes in Med-Surg Tele. Has 7 years experience.

https://kfor.com/news/local/nurse-practitioner-charged-after-allegedly-trading-xanax-for-meth/

A Nurse Practitioner in Tulsa Oklahoma was arrested for trading a prescription for xanex for Meth to an under cover officer. She was the owner and sole practitioner of a clinic and enough reports had been filed that a sting was arranged. I just don't understand how this transpires...I know addiction can affect anyone, but for some reason I am a bit obsessed with this one and just can't wrap my head around it.

AnonymousSuper

Specializes in Supervisor. Has 9 years experience.

On 2/17/2020 at 7:29 PM, mermer_rn said:

I just don't understand how this transpires...I know addiction can affect anyone,

You understand this just fine.

Addiction and mental disease.

Simple answer here.