The Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System (CURES) was certified for statewide use by the Department of Justice (DOJ) on April 2, 2018. Therefore, the mandate to consult CURES prior to prescribing, ordering, administering or furnishing a Schedule II–IV controlled substance becomes effective on October 2, 2018. Here is everything you need to know to prepare for October.
Did you know the average American woman becomes sexually active at age 17 and wants two children? She will spend approximately 4 years of her sexually active reproductive life either pregnant or trying to get pregnant, and 25+ years trying to avoid pregnancy. You can help your patients with their reproductive health decisions by asking One Key Question®. You can begin with a self-assessment -- learn how you rank among your family physician colleagues on reproductive health competencies.