Resource Links

Active Verification and Vigilance: A Method to Avoid Civil and Criminal Liability When Prescribing Controlled Substances-Michael C. Barnes and Stacy L. Sklaver

American Hospital Association Opioid Toolkit

American Medical Association (AMA) Opioid Task Force Recommendations for Physicians

Center for Disease Control (CDC) Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Roadmap - Fighting the Opioid Crisis

Federation of State Medical Boards Policy Guidelines on Opioids

HHS Guide for Clinicians on the Appropriate Dosage Reduction or Discontinuation of Long-Term Opioid Analgesics

Joint Policy Statement of the Kansas Boards of Healing Arts, Nursing and Pharmacy on the Use of Controlled Substances for the Treatment of Chronic Pain

KAMMCO Loss Prevention Guide Pain Management Agreement

Kansas Department of Health and Environment Prescription Drug Overdose/Misuse Prevention

Kansas Hospital Association/Kansas Medical Society Joint Committee on Opioid Use Report

Kansas Hospital Association Opioid Crisis Resources Links

Kansas Medical Society Opioid Use Resources

Kansas Statutory Requirements regarding Supervision and Delegation, 2018 Kansas Statute, Chapter 65. Article 28. Healing Arts. 65-28,127

K-TRACS - Kansas Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

NIHCM - The Opioid Crisis: Understanding Pain and Preventing Opioid Misuse

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

US Department of Health and Humans Services "How HIPAA Allows Doctors to Respond to the Opioid Crisis"