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Feb. 1, 2023

Palliative Care Facilitated Access program: Application deadline is February 2023


The Palliative Care Facilitated Access (PCFA) program allows eligible NPs to independently prescribe high-strength, long-acting opioids for those receiving palliative care services. RNAO is happy to process members’ and non-members’ applications to the PCFA program.

Renewal application reminder
Renewal applications are due in February 2023. To review the eligibility criteria and submit your renewal, please visit

Initial application
NPs applying for the first time can view the initial eligibility requirements and register as PCFA prescribers at any time during the year by visiting

For more information about the NP PCFA prescriber list, please contact RNAO. If you have specific questions or concerns, please contact Brenda Stade at