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California

Find Your Federal Representatives 


U.S. Congressional District Map


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State Legislative Session Calendar


 California State  Legislature:

 

State  Assembly:  https://www.assembly.ca.gov/assemblymembers

State Senate:  https://www.senate.ca.gov/dailyfile


Find Your State Legislative Representatives:  Find your Legislator by your address


State Legislative Districts:  http://www.legislature.ca.gov/assemblydistricts.html


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Office of the Governor Gavin Newsom 


Website:   https://www.gov.ca.gov


1303 10th Street, Suite 1173
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 445-2841
Fax: (916) 558-3160

Email:  stateinformation@state.ca.gov

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Office of  Attorney General XAVIER BECERRA

Website:  California Office of the  General

Phone Number:  916-322-3360

Online Contact Form:  https://www.oag.ca.gov/contact


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Secretary of State Alex Padilla 

Website: Secretary-of-State

Legislative and constituent services, media inquiries

Phone:   (916) 653-7244

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State Licensing Boards


Medical Board of California

Website:  www.mbc.ca.gov/

Email:  webmaster@mbc.ca.gov

  • Phone: (916) 263-2389
  • Fax: (916) 263-2387

Calendar of Upcoming Medical Board Meetings:  

Board and Committee Meeting Dates and Locations


Quick Links

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Osteopathic Medical Board of California

website:  www.ombc.ca.gov/

  • Phone: (916) 928-8390
  • Fax: (916) 928-8392

E-mail: Osteopathic@dca.ca.gov


Calendar of Upcoming Osteopathic Board Meetings: 

https://www.ombc.ca.gov/bd_activity/meetings.shtml

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Board of Pharmacy:

Website: https://www.pharmacy.ca.gov/about/contact_us.shtml

Email:  aphstatus@dca.ca.gov

Email  Anne.Sodergren@dca.ca.gov

Email  joan.coyne@dca.ca.gov 

Phone:: (916) 518-3100

Phone  (916) 574-7911

Main Fax: (916) 574-8618



Calendar of Upcoming Pharmacy Board Meetings:



CURES/PDMP

Email. Austin.Weaver@doj.ca.gov

Phone. (916) 227-3324 


Email  tina.farales@doj.ca.gov 

Phone. (916) 210-3171 

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Department of Health:


Website – https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Pages/CDPHHome.aspx

Email – https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Pages/contact_us.aspx#

Phone –(916) 558-1784


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Department of Insurance

Website:  Department of Insurance

Phone:  1-800-927-4357

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Department of Managed Health Care

Website:  Department of Managed Health Care

Phone:  1-888-466-2219

Email:  helpline@dmhc.ca.gov


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Department of Consumer Affairs

Website:  California Department of Consumer Affairs

Email:  dca@dca.ca.gov

Phone Number:  916-445-1254




Opioid Prescribing Information:




California Pharmacy Law Book

Laws

Regulations

Pending Legislation

https://www.pharmacy.ca.gov/laws_regs/positions.shtml

Mandatory CURES consultation becomes effective on October 2, 2018.Please refer to: CURES Mandatory Use CURES Advisory Memo Medical Board of California’s FAQs
For questions, contact the CURES Program at CURES@doj.ca.gov or (916) 210-3187.
Duty-to-Consult Requirement

CaliforniaCalifornia Medical Association
Effective October 2, 2018, California physicians must consult California’s PDMP (the Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System, or CURES) – prior to prescribing Schedule II, III or IV controlled substances. The California Medical Association recently co-hosted a live CURES webinar with the California Department of Justice and the Medical Board of California regarding this new duty-to-consult requirement.

Downloads & Links-

Important Information for Consumers

Provider Resources:
Prescribing Guidelines Comparison - California Department of Public Health



Opioids for Chronic Pain and the Medical Board of California's Guidelines
Opioid Prescribing and Education


ACLU of California

Executive Director:   Norma Chavez-Peterson

Email:  info@aclusandiego.org
Phone: (619) 232-2121

Web:   http://www.aclusandiego.org


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California Medical Association

Website: https://www.cmadocs.org

Phone: (800) 786-4262

Fax: (916) 588-4796

Email Us


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California Pain Society 

Website:  www.casipp.com


Joseph Cabaret,  MD

Email:  drjoe@drcabaret.com
Tel: (805) 914-0637
Phone: (805) 693-4327


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ENGAGE WITH YOUR REPRESENTATIVES BY ATTENDING LOCAL TOWN HALL MEETINGS ,  MEET & GREET,  and OTHER  EVENTS IN YOUR STAE .  

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FIND UPCOMING EVENTS HERE 



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Search State Opioid Laws:


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Track Pending Opioid Legislation:





Prescribing Information & Resources


Opioid Prescribing Information:



California Pharmacy Law Book



Laws

Regulations

Pending Legislation

https://www.pharmacy.ca.gov/laws_regs/positions.shtml



Mandatory CURES consultation becomes effective on October 2, 2018.

Please refer to: 

CURES Mandatory Use 

CURES Advisory Memo  

Medical Board of California’s FAQs 


For questions, contact the CURES Program at CURES@doj.ca.gov or (916) 210-3187.


Duty-to-Consult Requirement


California

California Medical Association


Effective October 2, 2018, California physicians must consult California’s PDMP (the Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System, or CURES) – prior to prescribing Schedule II, III or IV controlled substances. The California Medical Association recently co-hosted a live CURES webinar with the California Department of Justice and the Medical Board of California regarding this new duty-to-consult requirement.


Downloads & Links-

Important Information for Consumers


Provider Resources


Prescribing Guidelines Comparison - California Department of Public Health

Opioids for Chronic Pain and the Medical Board of California's Guidelines 


Opioid Prescribing and Education 


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District of Columbia D.C.


Track Federal Opioid Legislation: HERE 


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Find Your District/Representatives  HERE 


Track State Opioid Bills HERE 



 District of Columbia: Washington


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Council of the District of Columbia

Website: http://dccouncil.us 

1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20004

Council Members: http://dccouncil.us/councilmembers/ 


Track Opioid Legislation:  

http://lims.dccouncil.us/SearchResults/?Category=0&Keyword=Opioid 


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Mayor Muriel Bowser 

1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 

Washington, DC 20004

Phone: (202) 727-2643

Email: eom@dc.gov


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Office of the Attorney General Karl Racine 

441 4th Street NW, Suite 1100 South, 

Washington, D.C. 20001

Website:  https://oag.dc.gov 

Phone: (202) 727-3400

Fax: (202) 347-8922

Email: oag@dc.gov


Email:  consumer.protection@dc.gov

Phone Number:  202-442-9828 (Hotline)


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Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs

Website:  https://dcra.dc.gov 

Email:  dcra@dc.gov

Phone Number:  202-442-4400


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District of Columbia Board of Medicine

Website: www.doh.dc.gov/bomed

899 North Capitol Street NE, 1st Floor, 

Washington, DC 20002

Phone: (202) 724-4900

Fax: (202) 442-8117


Medical Board Meetings: HERE 


Board Meeting Materials


Discipline


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Board of Pharmacy:

 Website  https://dchealth.dc.gov/service/pharmacy-licensure 

 Office: 202/724-8800

 Fax: 877/862-4252

 Email: shauna.white@dc.gov



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Department of Health:

899 North Capitol Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002 

Phone: (202) 442-5955

Fax: (202) 442-4795

Email: doh@dc.gov


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Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking 

Website: https://disb.dc.gov 

1050 First Street, NE, Suite 801,  

Washington, DC 20002

Phone: (202) 727-8000

Email: disb@dc.gov




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Prescribing Information 



THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (D.C.)


DC Emergency Department Opioid Prescribing Guidelines

The DC Center for Rational Prescribing

The District of Columbia Prescribing and Dispensing Profile

The District of Columbia Department of Health: Getting Patients Off of Opioids


Opioid Prescribing:

http://dccouncil.us/search/?q=Opioid+Prescribing 


Board Policies 


BoMed Best-Practice Guidelines Policy and Position Statements


BoMed Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioid CME Activity Presentation Slides-September 24, 2014 


FSMB Guidelines for the Use of Opioid Analgesics


Opioid Awareness Campaign and Education | doh - DC Health - DC.gov

district opioid working group plan - Department of Behavioral Health


Chairperson, Committee on Health SUBJECT: Report on Bill 22-0459, "Opioid Abuse Prevention and Treatment Omnibus The stated - LIMS - DC Council



Pharmacy Laws and Regulations | doh - DC Health - DC.gov


D.C. Law Library - Chapter 9. Controlled Substances Act.



Board  of  Pharmacy 



Resources & Links

ACLU of the District of Columbia

915 15th St. NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20005

Phone:  202-457-0800

Web:  https://www.acludc.org/


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Medical Society of the District of Columbia

Website:  https://www.msdc.org/default.aspx 

1250 23rd Street, NW, Suite 270, Washington, DC 20037

Phone :  202-466-1800 I Fax: 202-452-1542



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State Legislative Info

Legislature Links


Regulatory


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PATIENT RESOURCES:  


Find a PAIN SPECIALIST: 


FIND UPCOMING EVENTS IN YOUR 

STATE HERE


State Opioid Dashboards HERE 


Opioid Resources HERE



MORE RESOURCES:  


US Members of Congress HERE 

(includes social media links)


Congressional District Map  HERE 


State Legislature Websites  HERE 


Track State opioid legislation HERE 


Track Federal Opioid Legislation:  


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