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.
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Join the PCSS Discussion Forum to ask questions and communicate with clinical experts.
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Clinical tools are also available. Click here for a large library of clinical tool for you to reference in your practice.
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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.