NASCSA's mission is to support, equip, and advocate for state controlled substances authorities, prescription monitoring program administrators, and other members in their work to advance the public's health, safety and welfare.
WASHINGTON, DC ? Yesterday (August 28, 2023) The Food and Drug Administration announced that it was postponing its plans to enforce the Drug Supply Chain Security Act, slated to go into effect in late November. In its announcement FDA indicated it will not take action until...
July 21, 2023 - On July 22, 2016, the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (CARA) was signed into law. One provision of CARA amended the Controlled Substances Act to allow the partial filling of schedule II prescriptions under certain conditions. DEA last week...
Monday - July 16, 2023 - The Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) announced that the agency's Harm Reduction Framework Draft is now open for public comment. The framework will inform SAMHSA's harm reduction activities, as well as related policies, programs, and...
On June 14, 2023, DEA posted its newly revised Practitioner?s Manual on its Diversion website. A copy of the guide is attached to this email for your convenience. The manual is current and includes the recent elimination of the requirement for a special registration to treat opioid use disorder...
DEA just published a final rule amending its theft and loss reporting regulations to require registrants to submit a ?Report of Theft or Loss of Controlled Substances,? DEA Form 106 (?DEA-106?), electronically to the agency within 45 days of discovery of a theft or significant loss. Reporting...
Click on a state to access the controlled substance and PMP database. Available information includes PMP and controlled substance contact information as well as PMP profiles. The database contains the most current information that is available to us.