The ADA and Providers' Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies (PCSS-O) recently sponsored a webinar led by Drs. Cathy Carlson and Aaron Gilson. This webinar discussed Federal policies which included hydrocodone rescheduling and the White House strategy to
reduce prescription medication abuse. In addition, relevant state policies
were discussed that included implementation of the ADA guidelines, medication
disposal, and an introduction to prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs).
The webinar covered these three major topics:
Awareness of Federal policies and the White House
strategy to reduce prescription medical abuse.
- Knowledge of ADA guidelines related to prescription
- Knowledge of the importance of prescription drug
monitoring programs (PDMPs)