Providers Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies (PCSS-O) is a collaborative project led by American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry with: American Dental Association, American Medical Association, American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine, American Psychiatric Association, American Society for Pain Management Nursing, and International Nurses Society on Addictions. This resource is designed for clinicians to provide evidence based approaches to safe prescribing practices for opioid medications including assessment of pain, screening for depression and risk of opioid abuse.
Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by Providers Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies (grant no. 1H79TI025595) from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.