Texas

Increased PDMP use
Decreased opioid prescriptions
Enhanced naloxone access
Increased MAT access
21.6% Decrease in Opioid Prescriptions: 2013-2017
40,923,702 Total PDMP Queries in 2017
Treatment Locator

Physician education and training resources

The AMA encourages physicians to access the following education and training resources to help end your state’s opioid epidemic.

Me and My Doctor Blog

Physicians Can Help Stop Teen Drug and Alcohol Abuse

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Ethics and Regulation of Pain Management
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Educational Opportunity: Drug Testing in Clinical Practice: The Science and Art of Drug Monitoring
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Texas Resources for CME Providers
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Improve Naloxone Distribution to Curb Overdoses

Opinion column

Don R. Read, MD, Texas Medical Association

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Opioids: Resources for Prescribing and Addiction Treatment
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Be Part of the Solution

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