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Implementing Holistic Opioid Stewardship Programs

November 12, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST

Free

Participants of the live webinar will be eligible for 1 free CPE credit.

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In todayʼs environment, having a comprehensive opioid stewardship program is not optional or a leading practice, it is a necessity. Is your hospital’s program taking a holistic approach that covers these key areas:

  • Tracking: effective monitoring and documentation of all opioid movement within the organization
  • Accessibility: transfers, dispensing, ordering, and administration
  • Addiction Prevention: initiatives to prevent new opioid addictions and assist current addicts

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe regulators’ latest moves in addressing the opioid endemic
  • Design a comprehensive opioid stewardship program that includes prescription analytics, optimizing pain management, prevention, and detection diversion controls
  • Formulate population health management programs to assist patients with opioid addictions such as Medication-Assisted Treatment programs

Presenters

  • Tamara Mattox, CIA
    Crowe
  • Candace Fong, PharmD
    System VP, Medication Safety
    CommonSpirit Health

Contact information

For more information, please contact Mandy Witmer.

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Date:
November 12, 2019
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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