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May 16, 2018

The Medical Board of California – New Requirements

New Requirements: Mandatory Use of CURES

The Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System (CURES) was certified for statewide use by the Department of Justice (DOJ) on April 2, 2018. Therefore, the mandate to consult CURES prior to prescribing, ordering, administering, or furnishing a Schedule II–IV controlled substance becomes effective on October 2, 2018.

Click Here for everything you need to know to prepare for October.

For additional information and frequently asked questions regarding the CURES system, visit the Medical Board’s website.