Opioid Management

Family doctors are facing increased pressure when it comes to the safe prescribing of opioid medications. A list of relevant resources to support you in your practice has been compiled and will be updated as new information becomes available.

Clinical Tools & Resources

Centre for Effective Practice

Canadian Guideline for Safe and Effective Use of Opioids for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

Resources & Links

Continuing Professional Development Courses

Opioids Clinical Primer

  • Opioids Clinical Primer: Key concepts and skills for clinicians facing common challenges in the management of patients with chronic pain. The program is a partnership of Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and the University of Toronto. 

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Updates

Last reviewed: February 2019