|March 18, 2019
Boards Seek Comments on Proposed Rule for Office-based Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
The Board of Licensure in Medicine, State Board of Nursing, and Board of Osteopathic Licensure propose to adopt a new joint rule regarding office-based treatment of opioid use disorder. The proposed rule: defines terms; establishes minimum requirements for qualified clinicians to prescribe, and in limited circumstances, dispense approved medications to individuals requiring and seeking treatment for opioid use disorder; establishes requirements for prescriptions for approved medications; establishes principles for proper office based treatment for opioid use disorder; establishes requirements for clinical care and management; and establishes additional requirements for pregnant patients and adolescent patients.
Full details can be found by following the link, Proposed Rule.
Comments are due by Friday, April 12, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.
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