Governor Sandoval's Controlled Substance Abuse Prevention Act ("AB 474"), a bill that regulates how physicians prescribe controlled substances, goes into effect on January 1, 2018 

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has recently launched its Prescribe365.NV.GOV page. This page contains a number of resources for prescribers specific to the implementation of AB474 and are intended to support providers in their compliance with the bill. 

On this page you will find the following,

AB474 FAQs

Resources for Prescribers, including

  • The White Paper created by the Boards
  • Compliance check lists
  • Sample Informed Consent
  • Sample Medication Agreement
  • Sample Hospice Informed Consent

Public Service Announcements

NOMA is continuing its efforts to develop our own unique set of tools to make prescribing under the new laws easier.  These resources should be available soon, so check back frequently for updated information.