Resources for Health Care Providers

Prescriber Consultation Hotline

  • Are you a doctor or nurse practitioner who works with people who use drugs?
  • Want to learn more about safer supply and how you can best support the people you work with?
  • Want access to an exclusive prescriber consultation hotline?

Help us scale up safer supply programs across Canada! Join our community of practice, then email us for details about the consultation hotline.

 

Publications, Guides and Protocols

Safer Supply for Health Care Providers: Frequently Asked Questions

  NSS-CoP, 2022

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Reframing Diversion for Health Care Providers: Frequently Asked Questions

  NSS-CoP, 2022

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Safer Opioid Supply Program Protocols: Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre, Toronto, Ontario

  Marysia Maraksa NP, Nicole Bond, Gab Laurence, & Kate Atkinson, 2022

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Victoria SAFER Initiative Safe Supply Protocols

  AVI Health and Community Services, 2022

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Guiding Document: Safer Opioid Supply Programs (SOS)

  A harm reduction informed guiding document for primary care teams. Hales et al., 2020

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Safe Supply: Concept Document

  CAPUD, 2019

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Past Hot Topic Webinars

Integrating Hepatitis C Care with Safer Supply Practice

  CATIE, 2022-07-28

Speakers: Chris Hoy, Rivka Kushner, Tim O'Shea, Patty Wilson, Angie Austin and Jessica Nanni

 

Urine Drug Screenings: Science and Implications on the Lives of People Who Use Drugs

  NSS-CoP, 2022-06-30

Moderator: Phoenix Beck McGreevy
Presenter: Claire S
Speakers: Ashley Smoke, Nat Kaminski, Keri Guelke, Hawkfeather Peterson

 

Pharmacist Roundtable on Safer Supply

  NSS-CoP, 2022-04-28

Moderator: Kelly Sequeira
Speakers: Mark Barnes, Jodi Cunningham, Al Ladak, Danny Lui, Laura Miller,  Lynn Pollock

 

Wound Care Workshop for Clinicians

  NSS-CoP, 2022-01-31

Speakers: Erin Telegdi, Patricia Coutts

 

Prescriber Panel - Tensions in Safer Supply

  NSS-CoP, 2021-12-16

Moderator: Liam Michaud
Speakers: Tracey Day, Emmet O’Reilly, Andrea Sereda, Mish Waraksa

 

Emotional Harm Reduction

  NSS-CoP, 2021-11-08

Speaker: Corey Ranger

 

Safer Supply 101

  NSS-CoP, 2021-10-14

Speaker: Corey Ranger

 

Uprooting Medical Violence

  NSS-CoP, 2021-10-07

Speaker: Dr. Nanky Rai

 

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