Maternal Opioid Misuse (MOM) Model

The Maternal Opioid Misuse (MOM) model is the next step in the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s (Innovation Center) multi-pronged strategy to combat the nation’s opioid crisis. The model addresses fragmentation in the care of pregnant and postpartum Medicaid beneficiaries with opioid use disorder (OUD) through state-driven transformation of the delivery system surrounding this vulnerable population.

Overdose Prevention Strategy

Includes resources related to: Primary Prevention, Harm Reduction, Evidence-Based Treatment, and Recovery Support

A multisociety organizational consensus process to define guiding principles for acute perioperative pain management

Multiorganizational consensus on principles for perioperative pain management for patients with chronic pain, opioid tolerance, and substance use disorder: an infographic

Statement on the Practice of Pediatric Pain Medicine

Statement on Ketamine for the Treatment of Chronic Pain

Statement on Access to Pain Care

American Society of Anesthesiologists – Pain Medicine Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question

Doctor, Our New Hospice Admission is in Pain! Should I Continue that 32 mg of Buprenorphine or Not?

Advanced Pain Management Course Recording (2022)

Continued Access to Pain Management and Opioids: Balancing Risks and Benefits (CO*RE REMS Activity)

In Bad Faith: The Influence of PROP and CDC on Failed National Opioid Policy

AMA Substance Use and Pain Care Task Force

The AMA Substance Use and Pain Care Task Force urges physicians and other health care professions to continue taking action to help reverse the nation’s drug overdose epidemic—and the Task Force also calls on policymakers to take specific steps to remove barriers to evidence-based care for patients with pain and those with a substance use disorder.

Learn More

Be part of the solution.

Join the AMA today and help us lead the effort
to reverse the nation’s opioid epidemic.