Opioid Misuse and Diversion Change Package

Icon for Opioid ProjectThe Opioid Misuse and Diversion Change Package can help your practice feel more confident about safely prescribing opioids, detecting abuse or emerging addiction, or addressing these issues with patients. The package includes: 
  • Guidelines to improve patient outcomes
  • Tips to implement a multidisciplinary team approach
  • Techniques to help patients manage pain
We suggest you start with the Opioid Misuse and Diversion Overview. Then, jump to the appendices and other resources, which are categorized by corresponding sections within the Overview. Due to its large file size, this package is provided in sections.

Opioid Misuse and Diversion Overview

Appendices

Guidelines to Improve Patient Outcomes

Looking at the Big Picture to Help Patients Manage Pain

Other Resources (Listed alphabetically by category)

Guidelines to Improve Patient Outcomes


Using a Multidisciplinary Team


Looking at the Big Picture to Help Patients Manage Pain

Tools for Pain Assessment Alternative Therapies Non-Opioid Treatment Opioid Treatment Contracts Monitoring Treatment of Chronic Pain Discontinuation Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) Patient Tools