In order to better inform both physicians and office staff of the best practices when dealing with controlled substances, we have created a video for each of these areas: ordering, usage, documentation, destruction, and other topics related to controlled substances within their practice.
This video covers various topics surrounding the ordering of controlled substances — how to order, ordering permissions, ordering requirements, ordering methods, and instructions for use for paper DEA 222 forms.
Online Controlled Substance Ordering System (CSOS/e222)
This video focuses on the topic of ordering Class II drugs electronically, including the benefits of ordering drugs electronically and the registration process of getting set up with DEA’s Controlled Substance Ordering System.
Receiving and Logging Controlled Substance Orders.
This video highlights proper receiving procedures, including record keeping and log sheet requirements, as well as how to handle order discrepancies.
Storage and Inventory Requirements
This video covers the Code of Federal Regulation’s requirements for storing controlled substances, performing inventory counts, and how to handle theft or loss.
Dispensing and Administration
This video defines dispensing and administration as well as the requirements for accurate record keeping for each practice.
Wasting /Disposal /Reverse Distribution
This video discusses the distinction between wasting and disposal, the documentation required and how each should be handled, including the use of a reverse distributor in regards to disposal.
Hosting a DEA Inspection
This video covers the dos and don'ts when hosting a DEA investigation related to a controlled substance inventory audit.
Controlled Substance Policy Template* *Included with a one-year program subscription