Government of New Brunswick

About Opioids

Opioids are medications that are used to treat moderate to severe pain. Most opioids are available by prescription only; the type and dose prescribed may be different for each patient.

Drug Information System and Prescription Monitoring Program

The most up-to-date prescription information to make safe, informed decisions about patient care.

Integrated Service Delivery for children and youth

Children and youth can benefit from a variety of services provided by professionals working together as a team.



Mobile X-ray service extended to long-term care residents provincewide

The Department of Health’s mobile X-ray service is being extended ...

Pharmacists can assess and prescribe for more illnesses and conditions

Pharmacists are now publicly funded to assess and prescribe for ...

Investment of $2.5 million in new scholarship fund for medical students

The provincial government is investing $2.5 million in a new ...

Second pilot site will provide faster treatment for cataract surgery patients in Miramichi

A second pilot site in a project aimed at reducing ...