Resources – Safer Opioid Prescribing

The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB): Responsible Opioid Prescribing by Scott M. Fishman, MD

SAMHSA TIP 54: Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery From Substance Use Disorders

Additional SAMHSA Resources

NIDA Resources

American Academy of Family Physicians Resources

Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) Information about Preventing and Reducing Prescription Drug Abuse

Additional online CME substance abuse trainings:

  1. AHEConnect Courses
  2. University of Pennsylvania CME courses
  3. Clinical Tools Opioid Risk: Skills to Minimize Risk of Opioid Prescribing Misuse

IOM Report: Relieving Pain in America – A Blueprint for Transforming Prevention, Care, Education, and Research


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