Scoping service gaps in Medication Assisted Treatment of Opioid Dependence (MATOD) by evaluating lived experiences of Alcohol and other Drugs Nursing Practitioners (AODNPs) in rural and regional Victoria.

Project: Research

Project Details

Project Description

The aims of the proposed study are:

• Scope the existing literature on AOPNP workforce in the context of MATOD service provision nationally and internationally;
• Identify and describe the enablers and barriers for AODNP workforce in MATOD service provision in regional/rural Victoria;
• Scope and profile AODNP workforce, including demographics, professional training/education, and MATOD permits; and
• Identify and describe the facilitators and barriers to workforce training and education.
Effective start/end date30/05/2230/04/23


  • Workforce Development
  • Nursing Practitioners and AOD workforce
  • Opioid Dependence