Prescribing opioids: Resources for providers

Here are some resources to consider as you assess opioid and benzodiazepine prescribing:

From the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS):

From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

  • Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain in Primary Care Settings  The 2022 Guideline is for primary care clinicians treating chronic pain in patients age 18 and older.  

From the Food and Drug Administration (FDA):

From the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS):

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