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EMC-011: Prescription Safety Education

Prescription Safety Education: The Wisconsin Medical Society recommends that the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board should require appropriate continuing medical education on the safe and appropriate prescribing of controlled substances as a condition of initial and continuing licensure, and recommends that the federal government or its designated regulatory agencies allow states to develop their own education requirements through state regulatory licensing boards. (HOD, 0412)