A Review of the Controlled Substance Act
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
To be held at:
Salvatore’s Restaurant, 6461 Transit Road, Depew, NY 14043
Schedule: 6:15 PM Dinner
6:30 PM Program
Credits: Three Contact Hours (0.3 CEU)
Presenters: James Schiffer, RPh, Esq. Allegaert Berger & Vogel LLP, Carlos Aquino, PharmaDiversion LLC
Target Audience: Pharmacist and student pharmacists in all practice settings.
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
- identify "Red Flags" as a means of testing the validity of a controlled prescription;
- identify the role of DHHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) in the oversight of healthcare providers in prescription and durable medical supplies billing activity for Medicare and Medicaid patients;
- list types of behavior in a pharmacy which can result in criminal charges based on deliberate ignorance and willful blindness including charging the pharmacist of a conspiracy with less than legitimate parties involved in the distribution of controlled drugs;
- list three basic steps required for the accurate use of the electronic system known as Controlled Substance Ordering System (CSOS) in the completion of an electronic order for Schedule II controlled substances;
- list the benefits of checking the NYS Patient Monitoring Program and ways to keep illegal patients who doctor shop out of your respective pharmacy;
- list key issues that pharmacy benefit managers are using for termination of provider status post audit of the pharmacies;
- identify the authority of Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Officer and their Diversion Control (Diversion);
- state administrative or civil actions taken by DEA for failure of a pharmacy to maintain records for controlled substances;
- identify due diligence requirements for controlled substance prescriptions;
- list steps to take to prevent theft and significant loss and what to do when it occurs.
The Pharmacists Society of the State of New York is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Activity Type: Knowledge
Program release date: 4/23/2017
To receive credit for this program participant must sign an attendance sheet and complete the on-line survey / evaluation within 7 days.
This activity is made possible by an unrestricted educational grant from RDC – Thank You!
Fees: Member with voucher FREE
__ $ 25.00 for Members of PAWNY
__ $ 35.00 for Members of WNYSHP & ASCP
__ $ 20.00 for PAWNY
__ $ 30 Non-SPAWNY
__ $100.00 Non Members
Register by mail: PAWNY, P.O. Box 1234, Tonawanda, NY 14151 ****NOTE NEW ADDRESS
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