Kara Slusser serves as the Director of Indiana’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program, INSPECT. Kara guides government and business executives in the health and human services space. She is responsible for implementing PMP practices that assist providers to effectively flag at-risk patients and curb prescription drug abuse. With a focus on strategic State based initiatives, Kara worked with State partners to launch the INSPECT Statewide Integration program that enables integration of controlled substance prescription histories into electronic health records, providing real-time physician access to PDMP data within care team workflows. Kara is a member of the PMP InterConnect Steering Committee, Regional Judicial Opioid Initiative (RJOI) Data Action Group and the National Alliance for Model State Drug Laws (NAMSDL) PMP Resource Group.