An Innovative Approach to Delivering Health Care To People With Pain & Addiction
Who We Are
The AMN-P&A is a community of practice linking groups of primary health care providers (mentees) directly to a mentor (pain/addiction experts) to help manage individuals living with chronic pain and addiction.
AMN-P&A Annual Conference
Delta Dartmouth Hotel
January 21, 2020
News & Publications
Abstract on the Effect of cannabis use in people with chronic non-cancer pain prescribed opioids
Dr. Sam Hickcox named Medical Director of the AMN-P&A in Nova Scotia
Award Winning Family Doctors
Congratulations to Dr. Sam Hickcox and Dr. Timothy Holland on receiving the 2017 NSCFP Award of Excellence for your important work with marginalized people.
Patients under the New Guidelines must be weaned off high-dose medication however there is a lack of alternative therapy to help those patients as their doses are diminished. Read the story here
The Safer Opioid Prescribing Program
The Nova Scotia Health Authority’s AMN-P&A in partnership with Doctors Nova Scotia is pleased to offer the Safer Opioid Prescribing Program. Developed and presented by the University of Toronto, the course is evidence-based, free of industry conflicts of interest and available to physicians, medical residents and nurse practitioners who prescribe opioids.
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