ePrescribing Required for CDS

The Maryland law requiring electronic prescribing of controlled dangerous substances (CDS) includes exceptions in addition to a waiver for prescribers under certain scenarios, including economic hardship, technological limitations, and other circumstances. The Office of Controlled Substances Administration offers calendar year waivers. Please click here to request an electronic prescribing waiver.  To check whether your waiver has expired, please use the lookup tool available at https://health.maryland.gov/ocsa/Pages/Online-Waiver-Verification.aspx