This 2019 report from the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) Training and Technical Assistance Center provides guidance to PDMP administrators on how to create standard procedures to share de-identified PDMP data with researchers for public health surveillance, research, and program evaluation. The report describes processes set up in Colorado, Indiana, Maine and Massachusetts and provides advice to PDMP administrators on how to set up a standardized data sharing process.
Funding Source: Bureau of Justice Assistance, US Department of Justice
Technical Assistance Guide for PDMP Administrators: Standardizing a Process for PDMP Data Requests by Researchers
A 2019 guide for administrators of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on how best to share data with academic researchers