Prescription Drug Monitoring Program http://kcur.org en Mo. Senate Hears Drug Monitoring Program Proposals http://kcur.org/post/mo-senate-hears-drug-monitoring-program-proposals <p>Two bills that would create a prescription drug monitoring program in Missouri received a hearing Thursday before a State Senate committee. But one version of the bill is structured in a way that’s designed to block the proposal.</p><p>Physician and GOP Senator Rob Schaaf of St. Joseph is an outspoken critic of prescription drug monitoring. He says it would violate citizens’ privacy rights.</p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 22:26:51 +0000 Marshall Griffin 33139 at http://kcur.org Mo. Senate Hears Drug Monitoring Program Proposals Will Missouri Adopt A Prescription Drug Monitoring Program? http://kcur.org/post/will-missouri-adopt-prescription-drug-monitoring-program <p>Efforts to establish a prescription drug monitoring program in Missouri are making a comeback this year. But there’s a twist: the main opponent of establishing such a program is now sponsoring legislation. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 20:53:03 +0000 Elana Gordon 31436 at http://kcur.org Will Missouri Adopt A Prescription Drug Monitoring Program?