Focus on Recovery – Spokane Regional Opioid Task Force
Provider Clinical Support System (PCSS) for OUD
PCSS is a program funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) created in response to the opioid overdose epidemic to train primary care providers in the evidence-based prevention and treatment of opioid use disorders (OUD) and treatment of chronic pain.
Join the PCSS Discussion Forum to ask questions and communicate with clinical experts.
Clinical tools are also available. Click here for a large library of clinical tool for you to reference in your practice.
Request a mentor with expertise in addictions and MAT to answer questions and provide support.
Pain Management Virtual Peer Consultation
The ECHO project is a telehealth project that allows providers from all over the country to get assistance for difficult pain management cases through virtual consultation with a pain management team at the UNM. This great resource for those practicing in rural areas without pain specialists for referral.
Health and Human Services (HHS) Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force final report calls for individualized treatment and provides appropriate recommendations in a number of areas, including:
- Clinical best practices and guidelines,
- Approaches to chronic pain management,
- Above all, pain treatments, including medications, interventional procedures, behavioral health approaches, and complimentary and integrative approaches.