The HUSKY Health program is committed to providing support to CMAP providers. Please utilize the following tools to assist with the assessment and treatment of patients with chronic pain conditions.
There are a number of pain assessment tools that can be used to evaluate a patient’s pain and current level of function. HUSKY Health recommends the use of the following pain assessment tools:
There are various standardized opioid risk assessment tools that can be used to evaluate a patient’s risk of aberrant drug-related behavior. HUSKY Health recommends the use of the following risk assessment tools, some of which require registration to access:
Opioid Agreements are documents negotiated between patients and their healthcare providers. The agreements specify patient obligations and responsibilities, along with prescriber policies, such as those concerning prescription refills and urine drug monitoring.
Sample Informed Consent Form: This sample informed consent form is for use with patients who are beginning long-term therapy with opioid analgesics to help ensure they understand the side effects, risks, conditions, and purpose of their treatment.
This portion of the HUSKY Health website is managed by Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., the State of Connecticut’s Medical Administrative Services Organization for the HUSKY Health Program. For the general HUSKY website gateway, please visit www.ct.gov/husky. HUSKY Health includes Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and is administered by the Connecticut Department of Social Services.
To update your information, please select your HUSKY Health Program type. Once you select your program, you will need to login to access and review your personal information.
To see whether you belong to HUSKY A, B, C, D, or LB simply look at your HUSKY ID Card. The big, bold letter is your HUSKY program.