In recent years, health care providers in Ohio have made significant progress in transforming the health care system in Ohio to emphasize safe, effective pain management. The resources in this section will continue to build a culture of responsible prescribing. Educational materials empower patients to be involved in their pain management care; tools such as prescribing guidelines, MED calculators, and OARRS ensure that opioid medications are used conservatively and minimize the risk of abuse, misuse, and diversion.
Patient Education Resources
Educational materials help empower your patients to be involved in their pain management care and educate others on same medication practices.
Ohio's Laws, Rules & Guidelines
As a healthcare provider, Ohio's laws, rules, & guidelines provide safe measures to proper pain care management.
Evaluation of prescribing patients pain management practices will ensure you are meeting the patient's health needs in a safe and recommended manner.
Training and Education
Staying abreast in in prescribing guidelines and continuing education allows Ohio Healthcare Professionals to provide the best care for patients.
Pain Management Literature
Supportive evidence in proper main management literature can be applied in your clinical setting.
Ohio promises to tackle the drug overdose epidemic head on. Here you can find background of drug overdose data within the state.
Naloxone Resource Information
Having Naloxone available for those who have an opioid use disorder can save a life. Here you can find resources and guidance of how to provide it for individuals and communities.