Opioid Resource Center

Take the required Controlled Substance Prescribing CME Course. This course needs to be taken by all physicians with a Florida license who are registered with the DEA and authorized to prescribe controlled substances.

A new state law (HB 21) requires all Florida-licensed healthcare practitioners who are registered with the DEA to prescribe controlled substances must take the course.

Click here to see facts and figures illustrating the opioid crisis, including Florida-specific data.

Download the Florida Dept. of Health’s educational pamphlet on non-opioid alternatives for the treatment of pain.

Read the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids Chronic Pain, which provides prescribing recommendations for primary care clinicians.