Revised November 2017
Nurses (RNs) and Nurse Practitioners (NPs)
This 15-minute podcast discusses common barriers to opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment and how RNs and NPs can help expand patient access to it. The podcast highlights the benefits of a collaborative care/ nurse care manager approach used in Massachusetts that has improved patient access to office-based OUD treatment with buprenorphine. This program—offering 0.25 CE credits.
Visit the ReachMD site to listen to the podcast and learn more about the program.
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NIH Addresses the Opioid Crisis
Find information about addiction and mental health services in your area. You can search by state or zip code online or call the number.
SAMHSA’s Knowledge Network
SAMHSA’s Knowledge Network is a comprehensive online resource of behavioral health training, technical assistance, and workforce development for the health care community.