Welcome to the Queensland Opioid Treatment Program (QOTP) Online Prescribers Course.
These self-paced modules are available for GPs and other Medical and Nurse Practitioners who are seeking to become authorised to prescribe opioid treatment in Queensland.
Please complete this course if you are:
Upon successful completion of the module you will be emailed instructions detailing next steps based on the prescriber type you are applying for.
Please note, this module is highly recommended for those who are facilitating a Shared Care agreement.
Please complete this course if you are applying to become a Level 2 QOTP prescriber of buprenorphine-naloxone medication for up to 20 patients.
Upon successful completion of the module you will be emailed instructions on how to complete the authorisation process for this prescriber class.
Download a factsheet explaining each prescriber class here.
The Department of Health has further information on their website.
If you are having difficulty gaining access to these module please email email@example.com
All QOTP Prescriber Courses are accredited for CPD points with RACGP and ACRRM.
Information on Queensland Opioid Treatment Program Prescriber Types
As part of the Queensland Opioid Treatment Program (QOTP) Queensland Health is establishing a new buprenorphine-naloxone only prescribing option.
Information about the Queensland Opioid Treatment Program (QOTP) Queensland Health interim supervised prescribing option.
Information for prescribers and dispensers about long-acting injections of buprenorphine for opioid dependence treatment
This information is to assist healthcare providers in maintaining care of patients receiving treatment under the Queensland Opioid Treatment Program (QOTP) during the COVID-19 pandemic response.
These courses were developed by Insight in partnership with the Queensland Department of Health's Mental Health Alcohol and Other Drugs Branch and The Monitored Medicines Unit.
QOTP Prescriber Courses are accredited for CPD points with both RACGP and ACRRM.