Tools for Practice
Safe Storage & Disposal Guidelines for Opioids and all Medications
As a member of the American Medical Association Task Force to Reduce Opioid Abuse, AAPM assisted in formulating these guidelines designed for physicians to promote the safe storage and disposal of expired, unwanted, or unused medications.
End the Epidemic: AMA Taskforce to Reduce Opioid Abuse Microsite
Access educational resources and learn about the AMA's recommendations and progress towards reversing the nation's opioid epidemic.
Eight Prescribing Practices for Clinicians
Help minimize harm when prescribing opioids and other psychotherapeutics with these prescribing practices.
Patient Document Templates
The following adaptable template documents were developed by AAPM for consideration by physicians in connection with their prescription of any controlled substance.