Physician Resources


COVID-19 Information for Members regarding prescribing

In the interest of preventing prescription forgery, the following two resources are available to CPSM registrants by request. Please contact the Prescribing Practices Program at CPSM at (204) 774-4344. 

  1. Ensuring Safe Access to M3P Prescriptions for Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic
  2. COVID-19 Guidance Regarding M3P Prescriptions for Palliative Care
COVID-19 Prescribing & Dispensing - Dexamethasone
Narcotic and Controlled Drug Prescriptions for Personal Care Home Residents 
Advice Regarding Take-Home Dosing (Carries) for Patients on OAT with Methadone or Suboxone
Prescribing and Dispensing of Drugs to Treat COVID-19 - Joint Statement


Prescribing Practices Additional Resources 

The following resources provide additional information and clarification on the Standards of Practice relating to prescribing practices 

Recommendations for In-Hospital Prescribing of Methadone for Palliative Care Analgesia New resource!

Prescribing and Supplying Opioids, Benzodiazepines/Z-Drugs to Travellers  or “Snowbirds

Complex Addiction & Recovery Medical Assessment Clinic (CARMA) Referral Information Sheet
Manitoba Opioid Agonist Therapy Recommended Practice Manual

Guidelines for Management of Acute Pain from Non-Low Back, Musculoskeletal Injuries in Adults

Standard of Practice for Prescribing Benzodiazepines and Z-Drugs

Standard of Practice for Prescribing Opioids