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PA Prescriptive Authority of Schedule Medications

KAPA is seeking modified prescriptive authority for Physician Assistants to prescribe schedule medications. Kentucky is the only state that does not allow PAs to prescribe these medications.

Click on the areas below to donate to the KAPA advocacy fund, and learn more about the prescriptive initiative. More information will be added as it becomes available so check back frequently for updates!

What are Controlled Substances

KY Controlled Substances by Schedule

KY PA Rx Facts

AAPA Issue Brief: PAs as Prescribers

KAPA Presentation - L&O Committee Meeting

Surrounding States Prescriptive Authority