2015 ORS 414.371¹
Retrospective drug use review program

The retrospective drug use review program must use:

(1) Guidelines established by the Oregon Health Authority that are based on the recommendations of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee; and

(2) The mechanized drug claims processing and information retrieval system to analyze claims data on drug use against explicit predetermined standards that are based on compendia and other sources to monitor the following:

(a) Therapeutic appropriateness.

(b) Overutilization or underutilization.

(c) Fraud and abuse.

(d) Therapeutic duplication.

(e) Drug-disease contraindications.

(f) Drug-drug interactions.

(g) Incorrect drug dosage or duration of drug treatment.

(h) Clinical abuse and misuse. [2011 c.720 §8]

Note: See note under 414.351 (Definitions for ORS 414.351 to 414.414).


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 414—Medical Assistance, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors414.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.