Physician Time Burden Associated with Querying Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Health Care Costs
  • Models, Economic
  • Opiate Substitution Treatment

abstract

  • Relying on delegates vs physicians to retrieve reports is less costly in most cases. Automation and integration of PDMP data into electronic health records may reduce costs further. Physicians, health care systems, and states should collaborate to streamline access to PDMPs.

publication date

  • October 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC6176751

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/pm/pny053

PubMed ID

  • 29618105

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1952

end page

  • 1960

volume

  • 19

number

  • 10