Frequently Asked Questions

This information is intended for healthcare providers and subject matter experts, it is not intended for use by patients and the general population.

These responses are an educational aid to practice and do not set a standard of care. They do not set a single best course of management, nor do they include all available management options. They were developed by an interdisciplinary team based on published evidence and expert opinion; as the literature develops best practices may change.

They should never be used as a substitute for clinical judgement. Individual providers are responsible for assessing the unique circumstances and needs of each case. Adherence to these guidelines will not ensure successful treatment in every situation. This information is intended for healthcare providers and subject matter experts, it is not intended for use by patients and the general population.

About Buprenorphine

Buprenorphine in the Emergency Department

Medication for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD) in the Hospital

PHARMACY

Referrals from the Acute Care Setting

Policy

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