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FDB State and Federal Controlled Substances Module™

Reducing the fraud, waste, and abuse associated with controlled substances.

The epidemic of prescription drug abuse has intensified the need for FDB customers and other industry stakeholders to comply with myriad state and federal laws aimed at reducing the fraud, waste, and abuse associated with controlled substances. The FDB State and Federal Controlled Substances Module simplifies the e-Prescribing, dispensing, tracking, reporting, and claims processing of controlled substances as required by state and federal laws.

The FDB State and Federal Controlled Substances Module Advantages:

  • Determine drug-level effective dates for reporting and auditing of controlled substances using the federal or state assigned schedules
  • Establish the proper electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS) workflows and employ mandated safeguards required for compliance with state and federal regulations
  • Track and report on each state’s PDMP list of monitored substances
  • Manage continually changing controlled substance schedules without the need to monitor the DEA, over 50 State Boards of Pharmacy, and 49+ PDMPs
  • Perform drug utilization reviews and auditing on claims to identify and mitigate the high costs of fraud, waste, and abuse of controlled substances
  • Ensure prescriptions are within the prescriptive authority of the prescriber to prescribe a drug based on the drug schedule
  • Report the inventories, acquisitions, and distributions of controlled substances to State Boards of Pharmacy and the DEA