Taking control of controlled substances: Fighting the opioid crisis through electronic prescribing

By: Lee Barrett

The number of states that require e-prescribing of controlled substances passed the halfway mark in 2019, for a total of 26. As of 2018, 31% of all controlled substances prescriptions were issued through electronic prescribing controlled substances (EPCS) software. Overall, 85% record of all prescriptions are being issued electronically.

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