The new DC Opioid Guideline App is now available for free download on Google Play (Android devices) and in the Apple Store (iOS devices). The application includes a Morphine Milligram Equivalent (MME) calculator, summaries of key recommendations and a link to the full Guideline, and an interactive motivational interviewing feature to help providers practice effective communication skills and prescrive with confidence. 

 

Important news and updates for our healthcare providers:

http://www.hhs.gov/opioids/health-professionals-resources/index.html

www.supportprop.org/

www.nabp.net

www.arsbn.arkansas.gov/Pages/default.aspx

SUW_case_write-ups_2_8_16_Final.pdf 

CCC_Substance_Use_Warmline_Flier_2_6_16.pdf

https://emergency.cdc.gov/coca/calls/2016/callinfo_062216.asp 

 

Opioid Prescribing: Where you Live Matters

https://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/pdf/2017-07-vitalsigns.pdf


Arkansas Take Back

http://www.artakeback.org/

CME/CE  Medscape 1.25 credits Safe Prescribing for Pain and 1.75 credits Managing Patients Who Abuse Rx Drugs

http://www.drugabuse.gov/nidamed/etools?utm_source=National&utm_medium=Web&utm_content=NIDAMED&utm_campaign=NIDAMED

CME/CE Prescriber/Pharmacist/Nurse 1 credit Pathway to Safer Opioid Use

http://health.gov/hcq/training.asp#pathways


Opioid Overdose Information for Prescribers
http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content//SMA13-4742/Toolkit_Prescribers.pdf


CDC Morphine Milligram Equivalent (MME) Calculator App
https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/prescribing/app.html

 
 
 
 


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