Virginia

Increased PDMP use
Decreased opioid prescriptions
Enhanced naloxone access
Increased MAT access
17.4% Decrease in Opioid Prescriptions
189% Increase in PDMPs

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. Virginia physicians accessed the state PDMP 5.4 million times in 2016.

VaAware: Addiction, Prevention, & Recovery Resources

Virginia Interagency Collaboration

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Commissioner of Health Standing Order for Naloxone

Virginia Department of Health

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Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) Education Toolkit

Virginia Department of Health Professions

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Emergency Regulations Governing Prescribing of Opioids and Buprenorphine

Virginia Board of Medicine

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Quick Guide: Emergency Regulations Governing Prescribing of Opioids and Buprenorphine
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Educational Infographic: The Opioid Addiction Pipeline
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