Public Health Programs and Activities

ORS 431A.896
Prescription Monitoring Program Prescribing Practices Review Subcommittee


(1)

The Prescription Monitoring Program Prescribing Practices Review Subcommittee is established as a subcommittee of the Prescription Monitoring Program Advisory Commission created under ORS 431A.890 (Prescription Monitoring Program Advisory Commission), for the purpose of advising the Oregon Health Authority and the commission on interpreting prescription information, understanding the clinical aspects of prescribing practices and evaluating prescribing practices.

(2)

(a) The authority shall appoint the number of members to the subcommittee that the authority determines is necessary to fulfill the functions of the subcommittee.

(b)

Members of the subcommittee must be practitioners who:

(A)

Hold a valid license issued in this state or a valid emeritus license issued in this state;

(B)

Are registered with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration to prescribe drugs classified in schedules II through IV; and

(C)

Have at least five years of experience prescribing drugs classified in schedules II through IV.

(c)

To the extent feasible, the authority shall appoint one member to the subcommittee for each type of practitioner in this state that prescribes drugs classified in schedules II through IV. [2017 c.683 §20]

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