Download brief overviews of the Opioid Prescribing Guidelines; tools to screen pain, function, mental health and substance use; and information about morphine milligram equivalence conversions.
Find additional screening tools on the SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions Clinical Practice website.
Find additional resources on tapering on the Oregon Pain Guidance Tapering - Guidance & Tools website.
Post surgical: The MN Health Collaborative is a partnership between major Minnesota health care organizations and ICSI. The Collaborative developed procedure-specific, patient-centric postoperative opioid prescribing recommendations to help prevent under- or over-prescribing of opioids. The MN Collaborative Call to Action: Adult Opioid Postoperative Prescribing (PDF) was released in October 2018 and will be updated periodically.
Download key messages about opioid prescribing for pain management and suggestions for difficult conversations with patients.