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Michigan OPEN

Open for Community Workers

You’re on the frontlines, helping to manage the complex issues associated with chronic opioid use and dependency. We’re working to change the way opioids are dispensed and used by offering evidenced-based alternatives for healthcare providers and patients, while also trying to affect legislation to combat the epidemic. Here you can find resources, like:
See the latest information for community workers:

Medication for Opioid Use Disorder Training

This free 1.75-hour CME course will explain and illustrate the fundamentals of medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD) and successfully and safely prescribe MOUD.

Take Back Event Google Folder

Utilize our Take Back Event resources to run a successful event.

Medication Safe Storage & Disposal

Learn how to safely store and dispose of medications.

Sharps and Liquids Safe Disposal

Learn how to safely dispose of needles, lancets, and liquid medications.

Safe Storage & Disposal Impact Report

Learn about OPEN’s impact in safe storage and disposal.

Permanent Disposal Guide

Learn how to implement a permanent medication disposal box program in your community.

Medication Disposal

Learn how to facilitate discussion on safe disposal of unused opioids with your healthcare provider.

Medication Take Back Event Guide

Learn how to successfully host a Medication Take Back Event in your community.