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Does the DEA require electronic ordering of controlled substances?

OctariusRx

Does your facility have a process in place for ordering controlled substances? When it comes to ordering controlled substances, the same is true. You can order controlled substances via the Controlled Substance Ordering System (CSOS) , but it isn’t necessary. Do you need to change it?

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An Informatics Approach to Preventing Diversion of Controlled Substances

Pharmacy Times

Data analysis can help hospitals address waste of controlled substances that fuels diversion and increased costs.

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Is Adderall a controlled substance?

The Checkup by Singlecare

RELATED: What you should know about prescription Adderall Is Adderall a controlled substance? Drug Enforcement Administration ( DEA ) has classified Adderall as a Schedule II controlled substance —the same classification as cocaine, methamphetamine, and methadone. What does taking a controlled substance mean for me?

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How Emotional Intelligence Helps Pharmacists Handle Controlled Substances Concerns

Drug Topics

Pharmacists must uphold their “corresponding responsibility” to address controlled substance concerns among patients while balancing safety and respect, said Mark Garofoli at this year’s American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting & Exposition.

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The 2024 Controlled Substance Assessment Quiz

OctariusRx

The 2024 controlled substance assessment quiz is about to be released! This is our annual competency assessment focused on controlled substances and regulatory compliance. The quiz focuses on some of the basic elements managing controlled substances. How are you assessing your staff?

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Hospitals: Do You Know Where Your Controlled Substances Are?

The FDA Law Blog

Houck — Employee diversion of controlled substances from hospitals has been an issue since at least 1986 when I became a diversion investigator with the Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”). DEA alleged that UMHS failed to maintain complete and accurate records and failed to timely notify DEA of controlled substance thefts.

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The 2023 Controlled Substance Assessment Quiz

OctariusRx

The 2023 controlled substance assessment quiz is about to be released! This is our first annual competency assessment focused on controlled substances and regulatory compliance. The quiz focuses on some of the basic elements managing controlled substances. How are you assessing your staff?