Every day, over 1,000 people are treated in emergency departments for misusing prescription opioids. 

*http://www.samhsa.gov/data/2k13/DAWN127/sr127-DAWN-highlights.htm, accessed May 2016.

10.2% of Americans (27 million) age 12 or older are current, non-medical users of illicit drugs or controlled substances.

*"Behavioral Health Trends in the United States: Results from the 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. "SAMHSA, May 2016. www.samhsa.gov

American teens report that prescription drugs are easier to obtain than beer.

*"National Survey of American Attitudes on Substance Abuse XIII: Teens and Parents,"The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse. August 2008.

Prescription drug diversion costs insurance companies over $72 billion per year, nearly two-thirds of which is paid by public insurance.

*"National Survey on Drug Use and Health 2007 and 2008,"Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administrations.

Why Test?

Consider the likelihood of abuse in your practice. UDT with PremierTox has shown to:

  • Reduce the risk of patient's misuse or abuse of prescribed medications
  • Serve as an adjunct to patient self-reporting of drug and substance abuse
  • Provide objective rationale to change a treatment plan or justify referral to addiction specialists
  • Provide impartial confirmation of patient compliance with patient treatment plan
  • Support prescription therapy in patients who adhere to treatment plan
  • Provide evidence of supervision and compliance with appropriate standard of care in a negligence or malpractice claim

Protect your patient

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  • Reduce the risk of patient's misuse or abuse of prescribed medications
  • Serve as an adjunct to patient self-reporting of drug or substance abuse
  • Provide objective rationale to change a treatment plan or justify referral to addiction specialists

Protect your practice

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  • Provide impartial confirmation of patient compliance with patient treatment plan
  • Support prescription therapy in patients who adhere to treatment plan
  • Provide evidence of supervision and compliance with appropriate standard of care in a negligence or malpractice claim

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