Tools

Tools to help address the opioid epidemic

Tools to help address the opioid epidemic

AHRQ has tools to help providers confront opioid use disorder.

 

Banner: Six Building Blocks - A Team-Based Approach to Improving Opioid Management in Primary Care

Six Building Blocks: A Team-Based Approach to Improving Opioid Management in Primary Care

An AHRQ grantee developed a structured systems-based approach for primary care providers and their staff members to improve management of patients on chronic opioid therapy.

Banner: The Academy - Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care

The Academy: Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care

The Academy works to expand the integration of behavioral health care and primary care. It also supports those who are implementing medication-assisted treatment (MAT) in primary care settings by:

  • Providing technical assistance and support to the grantees funded by AHRQ’s Increasing Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment in Rural Primary Care Practices initiative.
  • Developing and disseminating resources and information to the broader audience of providers implementing MAT in rural primary care practices.

The Academy site compiles links to Web sites, videos, and webinars that address opioids, including:

Page last reviewed September 2018
Page originally created September 2018
Internet Citation: Tools. Content last reviewed September 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/opioids/tools.html
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