Providers Corner

The "Providers Corner" serves to provide relevant literature, resources, and upcoming training opportunities to our medical community. 

 

  • "CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain" is a guide designed to help doctors determine when to prescribe opioids, for how long, in an effort to ultimately reduce risks and improve patient care. 
  • A two part FREE Webinar for Dentists: "Dentists & Opioids: Managing Risks" Part 1: June 14th, 2018, Part 2: June 21st, 2018. Must register for each session individually. For registration and more information: Click here for part 1 & click here for part 2! 
  • A SCOPE of Pain Training is being held on July 10th from 5:15-8:45PM at Milford Hospital. The course is designed to educate providers on safe and competent opioid prescribing. Click here for more information
  • The Womens Consortium is hosting a Buprenorphine Waiver Training on July 13th from 8AM-5PM. This 8 hour training allows Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to provide medication assisted treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in their office based setting. For more information, click here. 
  • "Caring for Ms. L" is a great perspective article published by the New England Journal of Medicine. The author, a primary care doctor, shares a compelling experience that pushed her to overcome her fear of treating Opioid Use Disorder.