Opioids: Project ECHO

Training for health care providers

Wisconsin's ACCEPT (Addiction and Co-morbid Conditions: Enhancing Prevention and Therapeutics) Project ECHO® (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) connects addiction medicine experts with health care providers to improve treatment for patients with a substance use disorder.

Who should participate?

  • Advanced practice nurse prescribers
  • Behavioral health providers
  • OB/GYNs
  • Pharmacists 
  • Physician assistants
  • Primary care providers
  • Psychiatrists

Free monthly videoconferences

Free videoconferences are held on the third Friday of every month from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Each videoconference focuses on efforts to reduce substance-related complications. A multidisciplinary panel of specialists provides education and leads a collaborative discussion on submitted patient cases.

This effort is sponsored by the UW-Madison Department of Family Medicine and Community Health and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. 

How to participate

Sign up to receive email notifications about the videoconferences.

Free continuing education credits are available. For information on continuing education credits, visit the UW-Madison Department of Family Medicine and Community Health's website.

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Last Revised: July 20, 2020