OAPP Update – November 8, 2021
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 October 31, 2021:
OAPP patients registered -- 691
OAPP patients awaiting health care professional certification -- 234
Number of Health Care Professionals registered with OAPP/MCPP -- 2523