Opioid education and reduction for our community

Opioids are the third leading cause of accidental death in Ontario. With awareness of the opioid crisis, in 2016 Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) launched the Opioid Task Force to promote education of pain management and safe prescribing as well as to monitor patients requiring pain medications.

You can read more about the Opioid Task Force in this article by the Markham Review.