Triplicate Prescription Program (TPP)


In partnership with pharmacists and dentists, the Council of the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA) established the Triplicate Prescription Program (TPP) to monitor the use of certain drugs prone to misuse and abuse for non-medical purposes.

CAMH Opioid Dependence Treatment Core Course

Online Course
Date: September 24 – November 24, 2014
October 24, 2014 - Webinar

This Opioid Dependence Treatment Core Course is the foundation of the Opioid Dependence Treatment Certificate Program. In this core course physicians, nurses, pharmacists and counsellors/case managers learn skills and review guidelines for effective and safe management of clients receiving methadone or buprenorphine maintenance treatment for opioid dependence.
The course is designed to promote interprofessional collaboration among the health care team involved in opioid dependence treatment

More Information & How to Register

Important Information

Marihuana for Medical Purposes - Patient Medical Document

This document outlines information physicians must collect from a patient seeking marihuana for medical purposes.

TPP Atlas is Now Available

The Atlas provides Alberta physicians with an update on 2012 TPP medication use.

First Do No Harm: Responding to Canada's Prescription Drug Crisis

National prescription drug misuse strategy released in March 2013

Quick Links

TPP Registration Information


Order TPP Prescription Forms Request TPP Profiles


  • 780-969-4939 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 4939 (Alberta only)
TPP Updates     Additional information


General Requests (including TPP Profiles)
780-969-4939 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 4939 (Alberta only)

Ed Jess, Director of Physician Prescribing Practices
780-969-4946 or 1-800-561-3899 ext. 4946 (in Alberta)