The Clozapine Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) Program is starting tomorrow. Prescribers, patients, and pharmacies are getting a new start in this system. Here are the relevant links:
I doubt anyone is going to be in trouble if they’re not ready on October 12, 2105. Heck, even my department has not yet sent out an announcement. I happen to know that our pharmacists and at least one psychiatrist are gearing up for the Clozapine REMS Program. I have to say, I’ll miss the times when all I had to do was call the pharmacist.
My paperwork is ready to fax to 844-404-8876…glory days are over.