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Boston Medical Center Injectable Buprenorphine Protocols
Please reference the 2021 Boston Medical Center OBAT Clinical Guidelines, pages 42-50. These guidelines should be used to inform the administration of injectable buprenorphine at Boston Medical Center.
Consent for Treatment with Injectable Buprenorphine
Extended-Release Buprenorphine: An Instructional Guide
Initiation of Monthly Injectable Buprenorphine
Guidance for starting a patient on monthly injectable buprenorphine, including required preparation and injection day planning. This is not meant to replace clinical decision-making.
Injectable Buprenorphine Administration Checklist
Checklist for injectable buprenorphine administration. Please reference the 2021 "Addiction Nursing Competencies: A Comprehensive Toolkit for the Addictions Nurse" document, pages 62-63.
Patient Medication Guide for Injectable Buprenorphine