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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2001 Week 7 Hansard (19 June) . . Page.. 2116..


(b) in relation to the treatment of a person with methadone or buprenorphine at an opioid dependency treatment centre-

(i) the administration of methadone or buprenorphine to the person at the centre; or

(ii) the supply of methadone or buprenorphine to the person at the centre for self-administration at the centre or elsewhere.

3C Ward registers

New section 101 (1) (aa)

after paragraph (a), insert

(aa) in relation to buprenorphine administered at an opioid dependency treatment centre for the purpose of treating drug dependency-a ward buprenorphine register in accordance with the appropriate form approved under section 205 (Approved forms) for this paragraph; or

3D Section 101 (1)

renumber paragraphs when Act next republished under Legislation Act 2001

3E New section 102B

insert

102B Entries in ward buprenorphine registers

(1) A person who administers buprenorphine during a shift at an opioid dependency treatment centre for the purpose of treating drug dependency must enter in the ward buprenorphine register-

(a) at the beginning of the shift-

(i) the name of the centre and its location; and

(ii) the strength and form in which the buprenorphine is to be administered; and

(iii) the amount of buprenorphine removed from the dispensary or other place where the buprenorphine is stored; and

(b) immediately after each dose of buprenorphine is administered-

(i) the date and time of administration; and

(ii) the name of the patient to whom the buprenorphine was administered; and

(iii) the quantity of buprenorphine administered; and

(iv) the name of the person who administered the buprenorphine; and

(v) the name of the person who witnessed under section 84 (Administration-witnesses) the administration; and

(vi) the name of the medical practitioner who prescribed the buprenorphine; and

(c) at the end of the shift-

(i) the reconciliation amount for each dose; and

(ii) the quantity of buprenorphine returned to the dispensary or other place where the buprenorphine is stored.


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