OAPP Update – January 3, 2022

The Opioid Alternative Pilot Program (OAPP) was launched by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) on January 31, 2019. The OAPP provides access to medical cannabis for individuals who have or could receive a prescription for opioids as certified by a health care professional licensed in Illinois.

Opioid Alternative Pilot Program data, as of January 3, 2022:

OAPP patients registered -- 587
OAPP patients awaiting health care professional certification -- 323
Number of Health Care Professionals registered with OAPP/MCPP -- 2990