What’s Available for Health Care Professionals

Below is a list of resources that are designed to help you provide the best and most up-to-date information on substance abuse prevention techniques.


 

Training Programs:

We can set up training programs that are specifically centered to your needs whether it be CME or PCE. Just let us know what you want to focus on and we will set it up for you.


 

pmpNew Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program (NJPMP)

Help Us Fight Prescription Drug Abuse

The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs invites all members of the healthcare community to help in the fight to halt the abuse and diversion of prescription drugs.

Established pursuant to N.J.S.A. 45:1-45 et. seq., the NJPMP is a statewide database that collects prescription data on Controlled Dangerous Substances (CDS) and Human Growth Hormone (HGH) dispensed in outpatient settings in New Jersey, and by out-of-state pharmacies dispensing into New Jersey. Pharmacies are required to submit this data to NJPMP on a weekly basis.

 

Read More on NJPMP


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Educate your patients on the risks of keeping old medicines in the home

For too many, addiction begins in the medicine cabinet. Project Medicine Drop provides the opportunity for your patients to discard unused household and prescription medications any day throughout the year. There are now 4 locations in Warren County (Mobile Unit Coming Soon!)

Greenwich Township Police Department
321 Greenwich street, Stewartsville, NJ 08886

Phillipsburg Police Department
675 Corliss Avenue, Phillipsburg, NJ 08865

State Police Barracks – Hope
501 County Route 521 Hope, NJ 07844

Warren County Sheriff’s Office
413 2nd Street Belvidere, NJ 07823

And while you’re at it don’t forget about Grandma’s stash!!
GrandmaLeaderboardDo you think your town needs a drop box? Find out how to make it happen.

Contact: Mary Jo Harris, MSW, Community Coalitions Coordinator
908-223-1985 Ext. 304 – mharris@fgcwc.org


 

SBIRT-bannerScreening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)

SBIRT is a public health approach to the delivery of early intervention and treatment services for people with substance use disorders and those at risk of developing these disorders. Many different types of community settings provide opportunities for early intervention with at-risk substance users before more severe consequences occur. Learn More