Opioid Prescribing & Chronic Pain
A one-stop-shop for providers seeking practical information and tools for responding to Maine's opioid crisis.
Programs and Projects:
A partnership with the Maine Medical Association to support opioid addiction and overdose prevention efforts; maintain a compassionate and trauma-informed approach to chronic pain management; improve the safety of opioid prescribing; appropriately diagnose addiction when it exists; and improve access to effective treatments for patients with substance use disorder.
A project to train and support primary care providers in establishing and sustaining MAT for patients experiencing substance use disorder
A program to train and support primary care providers seeking evidence-based techniques and protocols for managing chronic pain.