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The ACFP Opioid Task Force has developed and released a Recommendations document that focusses on eight system areas that can influence better care for patients with chronic pain, on opioid treatment, with opioid dependency, with opioid use disorder, or those with imminent risk of morbidity or mortality.
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Advancing Excellence in Family Practice
We are a provincial, professional voluntary organization, representing more than 4,800 family physicians in Alberta. Established 60 years ago, the ACFP strives for excellence in family practice through advocacy, continuing professional development, and primary care research.
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The ACFP President, Dr. Fred Janke welcomes any feedback or questions. Email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.