This resource was developed to help agricultural workers educate their health care providers about the daily tasks they perform on the farm that could influence their health.
A CDC informational resource on opioid overdoses treated in emergency departments.
A resource guide created specifically for talking about pain with farmers.
A guide for rural health and safety professionals on talking to farmers about pain management and opioid use.
Adapting the OSHA Hearing Conservation Program to Agriculture
This guide is designed to assist trained Agricultural Health Professionals to recommend appropriate respirators based on the clients’ agricultural exposure. (This guide is not intended for the professional who has not received training in respirator selection.)
Improving the way opioids are prescribed will ensure patients have access to safer, more effective chronic pain treatment while reducing opioid misuse, abuse, and overdose.
Guidelines produced by the CDC on the usage of non-opioid treatments for chronic pain.
Guidelines produced by the CDC on the usage of opioids to treat chronic pain.
ACOEM Practice Guidelines: Opioids for Treatment of Acute, Subacute, Chronic, and Postoperative Pain
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine’s guidelines for treatment of acute, subacute, chronic, and postoperative pain with opioids.
ACOEM has updated the treatment guidelines concerning opioids. This report highlights the safety-sensitive work recommendation that has been developed.
The purpose of this manual is to provide healthcare professionals with current consensus recommendations for treating patients with pesticide-related illnesses or injuries.
Cholinesterase testing protocols for healthcare providers.
Cholinesterase testing protocol algorithm for health care providers.
The Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale (COWS) is an 11-item scale designed to be administered by a clinician.