Physicians see firsthand the toll the opioid epidemic is taking on patients, families, and communities, and have led efforts in Washington state to reduce prescription opioid-related overdose and death. In this section, learn about WSMA's efforts to end the opioid epidemic and find resources to guide safe, appropriate prescribing.
A physician-led, peer-to-peer, non-punitive initiative aimed at encouraging safe opioid prescribing.
Information on new state opioid prescribing requirements and state and federal opioid prescribing guidelines.
Giving providers timely information to coordinate prescribing, support treatment interventions, and stop overdose deaths.