Effective September 1, 2019, advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) and other health care prescribers will be required to review the prescription monitoring program
(PMP) prior to issuing prescriptions for opiates, benzodiazepines, barbiturates, or carisoprodol.
The first amends rules for NJ Prescription Monitoring Program
(NJPMP), mandating increased use of the centralized database and making it easier for prescribers to fulfill their duty to monitor use of opioid painkillers and other controlled drugs that can lead to addiction and fatal overdoses.
Criminal statutes also house the laws that created the prescription monitoring program
, known as the PMP, which creates a database that doctors can use to ensure patients are getting prescriptions from several physicians simultaneously.
Crady deGolian, Prescription Monitoring Program
We've boosted reporting requirements to our Prescription Monitoring Program
to halt 'doctor-shopping.'"
* Prescription Monitoring Program
(PMP) (SF 2198) incorporated
The proposed changes also would include a requirement that providers run the name of each patient receiving an opioid prescription through the state's online prescription monitoring program
to check whether the patient has already received prescriptions from other providers.
In addition, the state prescription monitoring program
should be checked for duplicate or early fills, and these should also be documented.
To curb the abuse, he said, the family clinic, which is owned by Ashley County Medical Center, doesn't prescribe "a lot of opioids." Clinic physicians also check with the Arkansas Prescription Monitoring Program
, a database that lists what controlled substances the patient has filled.
PMP: Prescription Monitoring Program
NMMCP: New Mexico Medical Cannabis Program.
Additional information from the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (OBNDD) prescription monitoring program
indicated that Ms.