Managing patients who are Opioid dependent - part 2

Webinar summary

13 November 2018

This webinar, the second in a two part series, provides NSW GPs with a knowledge of the recently released 2018 NSW Clinical Guidelines: Treatment of Opioid Dependence. You are advised of available checklists to record issues in consultation notes for patients preparing for or on OAT, we also explain the importance of GPs working with pharmacists and other clinician involved in your patients care.

We present the criteria for deciding to prescribe takeaway doses for methadone and buprenorphine, including risk mitigation factors and share referral options and available resources to assist you in caring for your patients.


Dr Hester Wilson


Dr Tim Senior