Staff Contact: Sarah Willson
MHA issued a memo regarding electronic prescribing for controlled substances. In 2019, the Missouri General Assembly passed Senate Bill 514 requiring electronic prescriptions for controlled substances. The effective date of the law is Jan. 1, 2021. Although MHA recently received some conflicting information on the implementation timeline, it appears the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services will be moving forward with rules to implement 195.550, RSMo.