Protect The Patient

  • Encourages dialogue between patient and provider.
  • Reconciles patient’s reported medication use with medications and substances present in the urine.
  • Identify undisclosed medication or drug use that could cause potential drug-drug adverse reactions.
  • Implementing a urine drug monitoring protocol can help increase patient adherence to their prescription regimen.
  • Monitor ongoing prescriptions as signs and symptoms differ

Protect The Physician

  • Provides objective report of medication or illicit substances present in the urine for use in clinical decision making.
  • Understand what drugs are in your patient’s system before prescribing.
  • Implementing a drug monitoring program into your clinic protocol helps eliminate the diversion of controlled substances that you are prescribing.
  • Educates patients on drug-drug interactions as they are seen on a report.
  • Decrease liability by reinforcing compliance and confirming noncompliance with your patients.
  • Physicians can be held liable for patients misusing or abusing their prescription drugs

Protect The Public

  • Compliance monitoring helps mitigate risk of medications being diverted from patient to hands of the public.
  • Be able to provide adequate care to your patients so they do not seek drugs elsewhere.
  • Eliminate drug seekers and “doctor shopping” from your practice.
  • Ensure that everyone in the care continuum is protected in today’s ever increasing litigious medical market place