Coalition of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses of Indiana

Inspect and Opioid Crisis Updated Information from the AG's Office

Posted 10 months ago

This announcement has 10 attachments:
IC 25-1-9 (48 KB)

SB 226:  


Opioid Prescribing Guidelines:


Indiana State Department of Health prescribing rules: 

Attached prescribing settings and the Indiana Code section dealing with prescribing rules:

  • Emergency Department
  • Chronic Pain
  • Acute Pain
  • Co-prescribing Naloxone to Patients at Risk of Overdose
  • IN Code 25-1-9.7 Prescribing and Dispensing of Opioids
  • Comparison document IN. vs. CDC guidelines


Impact of opioids on the state:

The link below will take you to the maps that have been created based upon the data that has been obtained through state agencies & the impact of opioids on the state.


Guideline Resources: Clinical Tools

  • Opioid Prescribing Guideline Mobile App
  • Pocket Guide: Tapering Opioids for Chronic Pain
  • Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain: Recommendations