Medical Practices Task Force

Co-Lead: Steve Nash, Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation

Co-Lead: Alyssa Padilla, Arizona Center for Rural Health

The Medical Practices Task Force is part of Healthy Pima’s Substance Misuse & Mental Health Alliance that works to reduce access to and dependence on prescription pain medications in Pima County through systems and policy change.

The Medical Practices Task Force goals for 2018-2021 are to:

  • Encourage adoption of best practice guidelines by Pima County prescribers and pharmacists.

  • Increase access to substance misuse and mental health services for residents of Pima County.

The Referral and Treatment Task Force meets the 3rd Friday of every month from 3:00-4:00pm  at the Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation (TOMF), located at 3182 N Swan Rd, Tucson, AZ 85712

  • An overview of January’s presentation can be found HERE. The PowerPoint for the presentation can be found HERE.

action group info


Next Meeting:

Date: Friday, March 15, 2019

Time: 3-4 pm

Location: Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation (3182 N Swan Rd, Tucson, AZ 85712)

Room: Board Room


2019 Meeting Minutes

2018 Meeting Minutes:

Action Group Projects

provider TRAININGs