Prescription Monitoring Program Advisory Council

Name Prescription Monitoring Program Advisory Council
Contact Person Mr. Malcolm Broussard - Executive Director, Board of Pharmacy
Mailing Address 3388 Brentwood Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Phone Number 225-925-6481
Fax Number 225-923-5669
Board Email info@pharmacy.la.gov
Website www.pharmacy.la.gov
Legal Authority La. R.S. 40:1005
Year Created 2006
Organizational Placement Dept. of Health & Hospitals (La. R.S. 36:803)
Purpose/Function The advisory council shall provide information and advice regarding the development and operation of the electronic monitoring system, including but not limited to the following: which controlled substances and drugs of concern should be monitored, methodology to be used for analysis and interpretation of prescription monitoring information, design and implementation of a program evaluation component and design and implementation of educational programs.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 24
Number Currently Serving: 24
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 4
Estimated number in current year: 4
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 0
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency:
Other (explain)  Administrative Support  State Agency: Louisiana Board of Pharmacy
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
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