The Resource Center provides an organized collection of vital resources to stay informed and up-to-date on the latest developments in pain medicine and addiction management.
Want to keep up-to-date in just five minutes? Then the Resources Center is a great place to start.
CDC Vitalsigns™ – Prescription Painkiller Overdoses A growing epidemic, especially among women
REMS Resources – A selection of milestones and materials from the FDA on Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) for long-acting opioids.
FDA Alerts – Providing information on new drug warnings and other safety information, drug label changes, and shortages of medically necessary drug products.
Latest Guidelines – Providing updates on clinical guidelines in pain and addiction medicine.
ONDCP Updates – Providing updates on community-based prevention programs, early intervention programs in healthcare settings, aligning criminal justice policies and public health systems to divert non-violent drug offenders into treatment instead of jail, funding scientific research on drug use, and, through the Affordable Care Act, expanding access to substance abuse treatment.
WHO Highlights – Providing highlights from the World Health Organization on global health matters, health research, norms and standards, evidence-based policy, technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.