Are you a doctor who drinks too much?

Doctors who rely on a tipple too many to wind down after a stressful day are expected to be one of the major clients of a new national doctors' health program being rolled out next year.

Opioids may dominate the headlines for substance misuse in the medical profession, but alcohol abuse accounts for the majority of problems, says Dr Kym Jenkins, medical director of the Victorian Doctors' Health Program.