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Rule Revisions for Admincode R 325.76

2018-074 HS

Reporting of Poisonings Due to Use of Prescription and Illicit
(Health and Human Services, Population Health and Community Services)

With the dramatic increase in the rise of overdoses and deaths caused by prescription medications and illicit “street” drugs, tracking the information is difficult as there is no requirement that health professionals and health facilities to report this information. Without the information, the State is unable to proportionately leverage resources to each county to combat the overdoes/death epidemic occurring in this State.