Better hope you don't have cronic pain...
Mayor Bloomberg says New York to limit painkillers to emergency rooms, will track bottles with GPS
"We asked about the possibility of a shortage of pain killers for people who actually need them, particularly the poor who use the ER as their primary care doctor.
“Number one, there’s no evidence of that. Number two, supposing it is really true, so you didn’t get enough painkillers and you did have to suffer a little bit.” "