Prescription Drug Monitoring

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12/8/2021 Study shows notable decrease in opioid prescriptions since law enacted four years ago louisianaradionetwork.com ... prescribing rate in the nation. The same year legislation was passed limiting first-time opioid prescriptions for acute pain to a seven-day supply and a requirement for prescribers to check the state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.Krause said continuing education for physicians about opioid addiction and abuse has also helped. Another factor he believes is opioid awareness among the public.“Patients became more aware of the need to ...
12/8/2021 Study shows notable decrease in opioid prescriptions since law enacted four years ago listenupyall.com ... prescribing rate in the nation. The same year legislation was passed limiting first-time opioid prescriptions for acute pain to a seven-day supply and a requirement for prescribers to check the state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.Krause said continuing education for physicians about opioid addiction and abuse has also helped. Another factor he believes is opioid awareness among the public.“Patients became more aware of the need to ...
9/22/2021 AMA: Opioid Prescribing Plummets, But ODs and Deaths Still on the Rise Physicians Weekly ... by 44.4%—however, drug-related overdoses and death are still on the rise, according to a report from the American Medical Association (AMA). The report found that physicians have greatly increased the use of prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs), electronic databases that track controlled substance prescriptions and help identify patients who may be getting multiple prescriptions from different prescribers. According to the AMA, physicians used PDMPs 750 million times in ...
9/2/2021 VISN Program Manager- Pharmacist (PMOP) | Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration rxtimes.com ... showLogo.cfm?id=1187208&orgType=employer&logoType=Primary","hiringOrganization":("@type":"Organization","id":"http://www.va.gov","url":"http://www.va.gov","name":"Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration"),"description":"The VISN 22 Pharmacy Program Manager - Pain Management, Opioid Safety, and Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PMOP) supports VISN 22 and Facility Pain POC/Clinical Leads in the coordination of pain management, opioid safety, and prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP)-related initiatives and implementation of VHA and the ...
9/2/2021 Clinical Pharmacy Specialist- PMOP Coordinator | Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration rxtimes.com ... image":"https://jobs.healthcareercenter.com/nsutilities/showLogo.cfm?id=1187208&orgType=employer&logoType=Primary","hiringOrganization":("@type":"Organization","id":"http://www.va.gov","url":"http://www.va.gov","name":"Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration"),"description":"The Facility Pain Management, Opioid Safety, and Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PMOP) Coordinator will support Facility Pain POC/Clinical Leads in the coordination of pain management, opioid safety, and prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP)-related initiatives and implementation of VHA and the Joint ...
9/2/2021 Clinical Pharmacy Specialist- PMOP Coordinator | Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration rxtimes.com ... image":"https://jobs.healthcareercenter.com/nsutilities/showLogo.cfm?id=1187208&orgType=employer&logoType=Primary","hiringOrganization":("@type":"Organization","id":"http://www.va.gov","url":"http://www.va.gov","name":"Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration"),"description":"The Facility Pain Management, Opioid Safety, and Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PMOP) Coordinator will support Facility Pain POC/Clinical Leads in the coordination of pain management, opioid safety, and prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP)-related initiatives and implementation of VHA and the Joint ...
8/26/2021 Pennsylvania's opioid emergency declaration will expire wtae.com ... use disorder services and supports. With or without a disaster declaration, this will remain a top priority of my administration."The disaster declaration made it easier for people to get treatment, expanded the state's prescription drug monitoring program and established an inter-agency opioid "command center" to coordinate the state's efforts, among other things.State officials cited progress, with opioid prescribing down by more than 40% and overdose deaths falling ...
8/26/2021 New state laws with big impact begin Saturday columbiamissourian.com ... details information that must be given to officers about the allegations against them. Ban on chokeholdsChokeholds are outlawed unless used in defense of a police officer or to prevent serious physical injury or death. Prescription drug monitoring A task force will be created to partner with prescribers, dispensers and other health care providers to monitor prescriptions given to patients. This information will be protected under federal law. Rolling fuel tax ...
8/25/2021 Pennsylvania lawmakers allow opioid emergency to lapse timesleader.com ... services and supports. With or without a disaster declaration, this will remain a top priority of my administration.” The disaster declaration made it easier for people to get treatment, expanded the state’s prescription drug monitoring program and established an inter-agency opioid “command center” to coordinate the state’s efforts, among other things. State officials cited progress, with opioid prescribing down by more than 40% and overdose ...
8/25/2021 Pennsylvania lawmakers allow opioid emergency to lapse SFGate ... disorder services and supports. With or without a disaster declaration, this will remain a top priority of my administration.”The disaster declaration made it easier for people to get treatment, expanded the state's prescription drug monitoring program and established an inter-agency opioid “command center” to coordinate the state’s efforts, among other things.State officials cited progress, with opioid prescribing down by more than 40% and overdose ...
8/25/2021 Pennsylvania allows opioid emergency declaration to lapse - The Morning Call mcall.com ... and supports. With or without a disaster declaration, this will remain a top priority of my administration.”Advertisement The disaster declaration made it easier for people to get treatment, expanded the state’s prescription drug monitoring program and established an inter-agency opioid “command center” to coordinate the state’s efforts, among other things.State officials cited progress, with opioid prescribing down by more than 40% and overdose ...
8/25/2021 Pennsylvania lawmakers allow opioid emergency to lapse newstimes.com ... disorder services and supports. With or without a disaster declaration, this will remain a top priority of my administration.”The disaster declaration made it easier for people to get treatment, expanded the state's prescription drug monitoring program and established an inter-agency opioid “command center” to coordinate the state’s efforts, among other things.State officials cited progress, with opioid prescribing down by more than 40% and overdose ...
8/24/2021 Three Essays on the Broader Effects of the Opioid Crisis rand.org Investigates the unintended consequences of opioid policies, OxyContin reformulation and prescription drug monitoring programs on crime, labor supply, and child welfare. Three Essays on the Broader Effects of the Opioid Crisis Full Document Format File Size Notes 3 MB [PDF file] Use Adobe Acrobat Reader version 10 or higher for the best experience. My dissertation investigates the unintended consequences of opioid policies, OxyContin reformulation and prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMP ...
8/23/2021 Online RIDOH hub offers detailed drug overdose data pbn.com ... Visitors will find information on emergency department visits, emergency medical responses, overdose deaths from the state medical examiner and data from the State Unintentional Drug Overdose Reporting System. Prescribing data for the Rhode Island Prescription Drug Monitoring Program can also be found on the hub, along with municipal reports. Users can request data, as well. “Rhode Island has long been a national leader in making drug overdose data accessible and ...
8/19/2021 Association of prescription drug monitoring program laws with bedridden and missed work days wiley.com Abstract ObjectiveTo examine the relationship between optional and must-use prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) and markers of disability. Data SourcesNationwide data from the National Health Interview Survey for 2006–2015. Study DesignGeneralized difference-in-difference models with state-specific time trends were used to assess the relationship between PDMPs and two outcomes: missed days of work and bedridden days. Data Collection/Extraction MethodsAll respondents above ...
8/19/2021 Dan Pekarek, Joplin assistant city manager, to retire joplinglobe.com ... the public health director, Pekarek provided advocacy and education on several issues, including community water fluoridation, improved ordinances for the city’s animal control division, the city’s Tobacco 21 passage, and Joplin’s prescription drug monitoring ordinance approval. He also led the Joplin Health Department’s response to the May 2011 tornado and assisted staff during the outbreak and management of the coronavirus pandemic in early 2020. The city ...
8/13/2021 RIDOH launches new Drug Overdose Surveillance Data Hub whatsupnewp.com ... emergency department visits, emergency medical service runs, overdose fatalities from the RIDOH’s Office of the State Medical Examiners and the State Unintentional Drug Overdose Reporting System, and prescribing data for the Rhode Island Prescription Drug Monitoring Program. Community partners, researchers, students, and others can compare municipal-level data, such as age, sex, race, ethnicity, and incident/resident location, to county and statewide trends. People can also find municipal data ...
8/13/2021 RIDOH Launches New Drug Overdose Surveillance Data Hub thenewportbuzz.com ... emergency department visits, emergency medical service runs, overdose fatalities from the RIDOH’s Office of the State Medical Examiners and the State Unintentional Drug Overdose Reporting System, and prescribing data for the Rhode Island Prescription Drug Monitoring Program. Community partners, researchers, students, and others can compare municipal-level data, such as age, sex, race, ethnicity, and incident/resident location, to county and statewide trends. People can also find municipal data ...
8/13/2021 Pharmacist (VISN PMOP Programs Manager) | Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration rxtimes.com ... image":"https://jobs.healthcareercenter.com/nsutilities/showLogo.cfm?id=1187208&orgType=employer&logoType=Primary","hiringOrganization":("@type":"Organization","id":"http://www.va.gov","url":"http://www.va.gov","name":"Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration"),"description":"The VISN Pain Management, Opioid Safety, and Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PMOP) Programs Manager supports VISN and Facility Pain POC/Clinical Leads in the coordination of pain management, opioid safety, and prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP)-related initiatives and implementation of VHA and ...
8/8/2021 Pharmacist (VISN PMOP Coordinator) | Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration rxtimes.com ... image":"https://jobs.healthcareercenter.com/nsutilities/showLogo.cfm?id=1187208&orgType=employer&logoType=Primary","hiringOrganization":("@type":"Organization","id":"http://www.va.gov","url":"http://www.va.gov","name":"Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration"),"description":"The VISN Pain Management, Opioid Safety, and Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PMOP) Coordinator supports VISN and Facility Pain POC/Clinical Leads in the coordination of pain management, opioid safety, and prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP)-related initiatives and implementation of VHA and the ...