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HOW TO COMPLY WITH DEA REQUIREMENTS AND ENSURE A FAST, EFFICIENT WORKFLOW FOR PROVIDERS

May 16, 2019 | (3.00 pm)
USA (United States of America)
Electronic prescribing for controlled substances (EPCS) has become more important than ever for MEDITECH hospitals, especially given the recent surge of state and federal regulatory requirements. To date, 17 states now mandate EPCS, and the federal SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act requires EPCS for any controlled substance prescribed through a Medicare Part D program, starting in January 2021. What’s more, Walmart has announced that starting in January 2020, it will only accept electronic prescriptions for controlled substances at its pharmacies.