Promoting Clinical Guidelines for Opioid Prescribing

Promoting Clinical Guidelines for Opioid Prescribing

This study aims to understand the optimal sequencing and combination of implementation strategies that specific types of clinics and prescribers need to adopt clinical guidelines for opioid prescribing. The pragmatic goal is to give health systems a tool they can use to predict which clinics and prescribers will benefit most from which sequence and combination of implementation strategies.

No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Systems consultation

Systems consultation consists of three implementation strategies: academic detailing (AD), practice facilitation (PF), and physician peer consulting (PPC). Clinics will receive a combination of these strategies for 18 months. AD: Clinicians will attend an educational meeting that will detail the study and Center for Disease Control guidelines for opioid prescribing in primary care. Clinicians will then will get a monthly audit & feedback report on their prescribing. PF: clinics will be randomize more on

Promoting the Implementation of Clinical Guidelines for Opioid Prescribing in Primary Care Using Systems Consultation