Opioids and Substance Use Disorder
A printable and sharable poster promoting the now accessibility of Naloxone without a prescription.
Physicians use the PMP to view the opioid prescription history of their patients to avoid misuse.
The Illinois Prescription Monitoring Program now allows data to be viewed within Electronic Health Records.
A downloadable and printable poster on the statistics of prescription opioid use in Illinois.
A physician-patient agreement to comply with laws regarding the use of controlled substances.
Patient Education - Addiction Prevention
Patient Education - Addiction Treatment
The Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration’s behavioral health treatment facility locator.
The Illinois Department of Human Services provides information on Recovery Support Services.
Patient Education - Conditions
Patient Education - Treatment options
Patient Education - Drug Disposal
This page provides information and additional resources for safe prescription disposal practices.
The U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration's information on Drug Take Back Day.
This resource provides information on where and how to properly dispose of prescriptions in Cook County.
The U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration's public disposal location finder for controlled substances.
This FDA resource provides information on how to safely dispose of prescription medicine.
This Illinois Environmental Protection Agency resource provides information on medication and sharps disposal.
This resource provides information on where to properly dispose of prescription drugs in your area.
Patient Education - Overdose
This resource outlines how to successfully respond to an opioid overdose emergency.
An American Medical Association video on how to properly use Naloxone during an opioid overdose.
An Illinois Department of Human Services resource on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose.
This resource houses information regarding drug overdose prevention programs, training, and education.
Physician Education - Addiction
Physician Education - Addiction Prevention
Physician Education - Chronic Pain
This PCSS video shares alternative recommendations to prescribing opioids for chronic pain.
Physician Education - Drug Disposal
Physician Education - Overdose
Physician Education - Prescribing
ISMS and Gateway Foundation discussion on how to identify patients with substance use disorder.
An ISMS education course on the safe practices of opioid prescribing.
An ISMS education course on the risk factors of opioid use and best practices for prescribing.
This ISMS education course gives an overview of the Illinois Prescription Monitoring Program.
A Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page for the Illinois Prescription Monitoring Program and Enrollment.
Physician Education - Treatment
The American Academy of Pain Management pain treatment guidelines and best practices.
ISMS met with Dr. Newcomb to discuss overcoming pharmacy restrictions related to medication assisted treatment (MAT).