PAMED and other key stakeholders developed voluntary prescribing guidelines in 2014 for the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain and the emergency department. Since that time, additional guidelines have been developed by the state and stakeholders.
Here are the latest prescribing guidelines to assist you with your practice.
Note: These guidelines are voluntary and not intended to replace a physician’s clinical judgment. They encourage health care providers to incorporate several best practices when caring for patients receiving opioids for the treatment of pain.
Download Opioid Prescribing Guidelines
Download ED Opioid Prescribing Guidelines
Download Dental Prescribing Guidelines
Download Dispensing Guidelines for Pharmacists
Download Guidelines for Obstetrics and Gynecology
Download Guidelines for Geriatrics
Download Guidelines for Safe Prescribing of Benzodiazepines
Download Guidelines for Use of Addiction Treatment Medications In the Treatment of Pregnant Patients with Opioid Use Disorder
The Safe Prescribing of Opioids in Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
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Excellent overall. Could have used more current information on PDMP Web Site.
Thursday, January 4, 2018 6:34:19 PM