Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs)

Learn more about how PDMPs can help you make more informed prescribing decisions

AMA Fact Sheet: PDMP use more than doubles from 2014 to 2016

Increases seen in states with and without mandates to use the PDMP.

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Colorado PDMP training guide
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Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, chair, AMA Opioid Task Force discusses how PDMPs are necessary but not sufficient to end opioid epidemic
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National Alliance of Model State Drug Laws – view the multiple state policies in effect today
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American Academy of Family Physicians PDMP fact sheet
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