MassPAT Use Requirements

Learn when to use the Massachusetts Prescription Awareness Tool (MassPAT) as a prescriber.

Requirements to use MassPAT

Massachusetts General Laws Ch. 94C, Sec. 24A requires a practitioner to utilize the prescription monitoring program:

  • Each time prior to issuing a prescription to a patient for a narcotic drug in Schedule II or III
  • Prior to prescribing to a benzodiazepine to a patient for the first time

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