Prescribing / Substance Abuse Screening & Treatment Resources

Kentucky_Secure_Prescription_Blank_Printers.pdfBelow, you will find the links to the Board's regulations involving the prescribing of controlled substances.  In addition, the Board has also provided various links in order to assist physicians in screening for substance abuse and treatment, along with links for additional helpful information.  Please click on the links for the information. The Board will provide additional links to this resources list on an ongoing basis.

Board Prescribing Regulations

201 KAR 9:016 – Restrictions on use of amphetamine and amphetamine-like anorectic substances

201 KAR 9:260 – Professional standards for prescribing and dispensing controlled substances

201 KAR 9:270 - Professional standards for prescribing or dispensing Buprenorphine-Mono-Product or Buprenorphine-Combined-with-Naloxone

Kentucky Controlled Substances by Schedule II-V

Screening Tools and Resources

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain and Related Materials

CDC Vital Signs

CDC Vital Signs: Opioid Painkiller Prescribing – Where You Live Makes a Difference

CDC Injury Prevention and Control

Treatment Resources

Drug Testing Resources

Washington State Interagency Guideline on Opioid Dosing for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Urine Drug Testing Guidance

Prescription Drug Disposal Locations

Educational Resources