Week 2: Assignment 2 Practicum Journal: Safe Prescribing

Students will:Analyze roles of the Drug Enforcement AdministrationAnalyze PMHNP responsibilities when issued a DEA numberAnalyze DEA number application proceduresAnalyze state requirements for safe prescribing and prescription monitoringAnalyze PMHNP responsibilities for safe prescribing and prescription monitoringAnalyze Schedule II-V drug levelsTo prepare for this Practicum Journal: Review the Learning Resources.In 3 pages:Thesis statementDescribe the role of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) as it pertains to the PMHNP.Explain your responsibilities when having a DEA number.Explain how you apply for a DEA number.Explain your state’s requirements for a safe prescribing and prescription monitoring program.Explain your responsibility as a PMHNP to follow these requirements.Provide an example of a drug you may prescribe from each of the Schedule II-V drug levels.