Mentoring, Education, and Clinical Tools for Addiction: Primary Care-Hospital Integration (META:PHI)
A provincial initiative to support health care providers in treating people struggling with substance use disorders.
This website offers information about the META:PHI care model, clinical addiction tools for health care providers, resources for patients, and information about rapid access addiction medicine clinics across the province.
Guideline on OAT Prescribing During COVID-19
August 14, 2020
In order to facilitate safe ongoing OAT prescribing during the COVID-19 outbreak, representatives from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, the Ontario Medical Association, and META:PHI have produced a guideline for recommended modifications to OAT practices. This document was originally posted in March 2020 and was reviewed for currency in August 2020.
We know that the COVID-19 outbreak has brought many changes to health care delivery, which affects patients and health care providers alike. We will be posting updates here as we add new documents and information to our website.
Patients: If you would like to attend a RAAM clinic, please call in advance to check the clinic hours. Phone numbers for RAAM clinics can be found on the clinic page.
Providers: A document on reducing the risk of COVID-19 transmission to patients and providers in RAAM clinics has been posted on the provider tools page.
META:PHI Conference - Save the Date!
June 26, 2020
The META:PHI team is excited to announce that our annual conference will be taking place on Friday, September 25, 2020! Please hold this date in your calendar. The conference will be entirely virtual, and will be integrating as many opportunities for networking and discussions as possible.
We are looking forward to getting a chance to connect with and learn from you in September!