Resources and Additional Education

Providers Clinical Support System – Opioids (PCSS-O)

Providers Clinical Support System- Medicated Assisted Treatment (PCSS-MAT)

SCOPE of Pain

Opioidprescribing.org

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Opioid Fact Sheet for Patients

Opioid Fact Sheet for Physicians 

American Society of Addiction Medicine

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry 

edX Course: “ The Opioid Crisis in America

UMASS Medical School: Opioid Safe-Prescribing Training Immersion - Opioid Conscious Curriculum

The Current Opioid Epidemic: A Chapter 55 Report
 
Stop Addiction: Response to the Current Opioid Epidemic
 
Statistics on the Current Opioid Epidemic

HMS Opioid Use Disorder Education Program

PBS Frontline: “Chasing Heroin” (2 hrs.)
“A searing investigation places America’s heroin crisis in a fresh and provocative light – telling the stories of individual addicts, also illuminating the epidemic’s years-in-the making social context, deeply examining shifts in the US drug policy, and exploring what happens when addiction is treated like a public health issue, not a crime.”

HBO: “Heroin, Cape Cod, USA” (1 hr. 16 min)
This film looks at the heroin epidemic currently sweeping America’s small towns and communities, focusing on eight young heroin addicts in idyllic Cape Cod, MA.

HBO - Addiction
HBO
.com's Addiction website brings together many of America's top addiction experts to explain that addiction is a medical condition with medical solutions.

PREGNANCY:
Provider’s Clinical Support System –Medication Assisted Treatment (PCSS-MAT)
Module: “Opioid Dependence in Pregnancy: Clinical Challenges”
(40 minutes)


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