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Is your practice ready to support Katie?Katie was an opioid user who couldn't get the medical help she needed, even when she went looking for it.She found it was easier to get high than get help and it took getting arrested for Katie to get the support she needed to start her journey to sobriety.
Now is the time to actively identify and seek out patients like Katie who need help.Resources are available to you and your team to provide the support and care patients like Katie need.
The Primary Health Care Opioid Response Initiative (PHC ORI) is a grant funded partnership between the ACFP, Alberta Medical Association (AMA), Alberta Health Services (AHS) and Primary Care Networks (PCNs) enabling primary care's response to the opioid crisis in Alberta.ODT Virtual Health Learning
Alberta ODT Virtual Training Program
Pre-recorded ODT Training:
OUD – Telephone Consultation
Patients Collaborating with Teams (PaCT)
Collaborative Mentorship Network (CMN)
Local Supports for Zone PCNsPHC ORI funded opioid response supports and activities are underway in each Zone PCN. Contact your Zone PCNs to find out what is available locally: