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Concerning persons to whom the department of health may provide prescription monitoring program data (Rivers, Cleveland, Becker)

Expands the list of persons to whom the department of health may provide prescription monitoring program data.


EFFECT OF CHANGES MADE BY WAYS & MEANS COMMITTEE (First Substitute):
Requires disciplinary boards and commissions to: (1) adopt rules about prescribing opioid drugs; (2) consider guidelines from the Agency Medical Director's Group and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention during rule development; and (3) consult with the Department of Health, University of Washington, and processional associations during rule development.

Hearing Date: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 -- 3:30 pm

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=5248&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)