Improving the way opioids are prescribed through clinical practice guidelines can ensure patients have access to safer, more effective chronic pain treatment while reducing the number of people who misuse, abuse, and overdose from these drugs.
Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP)
Program for South Dakota prescribers and pharmacists to improve patient care and reduce the misuse, abuse, and diversion of controlled prescription drugs.
South Dakota State Medical Association (SDSMA)
South Dakota Provider’s Toolkit, resources, and educational opportunities.
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
Interactive, web-based training and webinar series for prescribing opioids.