Authorized CURES users must comply with California Code of Regulations, title 11, chapter 8.5 and all applicable provisions of California Health and Safety Code, division 10, chapter 4. There is no expectation of privacy on this system as it is being audited and monitored.When will the California controlled substance utilization review and evaluation system be released?
CURES ALERTSImportant Information for Licensees with Prescribing Authority CURES Optimization, New Requirements for Delegates, and First Login On/After April 11, 2022 The California Department of Justice (DOJ) will release the optimized Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System (CURES) on April 11, 2022.Who can submit queries to the cures database?
An approved health care practitioner or pharmacist may submit queries to the CURES database through a health information technology system if the entity that operates the health information technology system can certify meeting the requirements specified in HSC section 11165.1 (a) (1) (E).What are the new cures regulations?
The Department of Justice has also published a bulletin with information about the regulations, entitled, “ Adoption of Updated CURES Regulations .” The optimized CURES includes expanded Delegate functionality, which allows Delegates to directly access data in CURES.