The 2019 progress report highlights physician action and the immediate need for policymakers to focus on removing barriers to evidence-based treatment.
New recommendations that urge policymakers to protect patients’ access to evidence-based treatment, remove barriers to comprehensive pain care.
The original recommendations from the AMA Opioid Task Force provide six ways for physicians to take action to end the epidemic.
Best practices and recommendations for ending the opioid epidemic in Mississippi
Analyzing substance use disorder treatment, pain management and harm reduction
Colorado’s progress and recommended next steps to end the opioid epidemic
Pennsylvania makes for an ideal case study on how strong leadership can make a difference—even if the fight is not over yet
This document provides a snapshot of some of the work being done by the member organizations of the AMA Opioid Task Force.
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