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Screening and Monitoring Tools

Information to Aid in Selecting Tools
The Screening and Monitoring Tools Spreadsheet provides information to help healthcare providers select brief screening and monitoring tools related to pain, substance use, opioid risk, mental health, trauma, and intimate partner violence. The spreadsheet states the purpose of each tool, the administration time, scoring information, and other pertinent information.

Screening and Monitoring Tools Spreadsheet

Downloads for a Subset of Tools

PAIN

PEG

Pain, Enjoyment of Life, General Activity. 3-item measure. Assesses pain intensity and interference.


SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER

4 P’s Plus

Parents, Partner, Past, Pregnancy. Identifies obstetrical patients in need of in-depth assessment for substance use.

DAST 10-Item

Drug Abuse Screening Test. Assesses problems and consequences related to drug use in the past 12 months.

NIDA Quick Screen/
Modified Assist

Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test. 4-item quick screener followed by 15-minute tool for patients identified by quick screener.


OPIOID RELATED

ORT

Opioid Risk Tool. 5 items. Administered prior to prescribing to assess risk of non-medical opioid use.

COMM

Current Opioid Misuse Measure. Assesses opioid therapy adherence or non-medical use.

SOAPP-5

Screener and Opioid Assessment for Patients with Pain—Short Form. 5 items. Administered prior to prescribing to assess risk of non-medical opioid use.

COWS

Clinical Opioid Withdrawal Scale. 11 items. Identifies signs and symptoms of opioid withdrawal.


MENTAL HEALTH AND TRAUMA

PHQ-2

Patient Health Questionnaire. 2-item depression screener to identify patients with whom to administer the PHQ-9.

PHQ-9

Patient Health Questionnaire. 9-item depression screener.

GAD-7

Generalized Anxiety Disorder Scale. 7-item anxiety screener. The first 2 items can be used to identify patients in need of the full screener.

Abbreviated PCLC

PTSD Checklist—Civilian Version. 7-item screener for posttraumatic stress disorder due to stressful life experiences.


Web Resources

Information on State-Specific Laws Addressing Substance Use by Parents Within Child Protection Statutes

Child Information Gateway
https://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/state/index.cfm?event=stateStatutes.processSearch

Guttmacher Institute
https://www.guttmacher.org/state-policy/explore/substance-use-during-pregnancy


Substance Use Disorder Treatment Locators

SAMHSA locator for methadone treatment programs
http://dpt2.samhsa.gov/treatment/directory.aspx

SAMHSA locator for physicians waivered to prescribe buprenorphine (voluntary)
https://www.samhsa.gov/medication-assisted-treatment/physician-program-data/treatment-physician-locator


Clinician Trainings and Tools: Opioid Prescribing

SCOPE of Pain, Safe and Competent Opioid Prescribing Education CME/CNE
www.scopeofpain.com

CDC Opioid Prescribing Guideline App
https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/prescribing/app.html

CDC Morphine Equivalent Conversion Factor Table
https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/pdf/calculating_total_daily_dose-a.pdf

Online Opioid Dose Calculator (Washington)
http://www.agencymeddirectors.wa.gov/Calculator/DoseCalculator.htm

Opioid Dose Calculator App (New York)
http://www.pdmpassist.org/pdf/NYDOHMH_OpioidCalc_a.pdf

Taper Plan Flow Sheet (Oregon)
http://www.oregonpainguidance.org/app/content/uploads/2016/05/Opioid-and-Benzodiazepine-Tapering-flow-sheets.pdf

Taper Plan Spreadsheet (Washington)
http://www.partnershiphp.org/Providers/HealthServices/Documents/Managing%20Pain%20Safely/Taper%20Dosing%20Calculator.xls


Clinician Trainings and Tools: Substance Use Disorders and Treatment

Buprenorphine Waiver Training
http://www.pcssmat.org

SAMHSA MAT App
https://store.samhsa.gov/apps/mat/

ASAM National Practice Guideline
https://www.asam.org/docs/default-source/practice-support/guidelines-and-consensus-docs/asam-national-practice-guideline-supplement.pdf


Information on Medications in Pregnancy and Lactation

National Library of Medicine
www.toxnet.nlm.nih.gov

Reprotox
www.reprotox.org

Organization of Teratology Information Specialists (OTIS)
www.otispregnancy.org

Texas Tech University Medications in Lactation
www.infantrisk.com


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