Rosenblatt Buprenorphine Resolution

Adopt substitute resolution

RESOLVED, that the Washington Academy of Family Physicians (WAFP) ask the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) to sponsor a position paper stating support for use of buprenorphine by family physicians for treatment of opioid use disorder, and post it on the AAFP website, and be it further

RESOLVED, that WAFP periodically provide a lecture topic or breakout session on buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder at WAFP CME events, and ask the AAFP to do likewise, and be it further

RESOLVED, that WAFP ask the AAFP to provide educational resources to state member chapters to provide educational sessions in support of new and continuing providers prescribing under the buprenorphine-naloxone Drug  Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 (DATA 2000) waiver.