Webinar: "Safer Pain Assessment and Management in Acute Care Hospitals” – January 15, 2019 11 am – 12 pm (CT)

Presenters address non-opioid approaches to pain management and treatment of opioid use disorder in the community hospital setting. Topics included:

  • Safer pain management, including non-opioid approaches (Pain Management Stewardship)
  • Decreasing new chronic opioid starts (Alternative medications and non-pharmacologic therapy)
  • Treating opioid use disorder (Ensuring continuity)
  • Overdose prevention & naloxone distribution
  • Collaboration with outside community resources

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Additional Resources:

  • Jan 15 Slide Deck - Hannah Snyder, MD from Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of California San Francisco, and Dr. Casey Grover MD, Emergency Physician in Monterey, CA, director of the Emergency Department at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula, and chair of the Pain Management Workgroup at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula