When:
February 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm America/North Dakota/Center Timezone
2018-02-20T12:00:00-06:00
2018-02-20T12:30:00-06:00
Contact:
Jayme Steig, PharmD
701/989-6224

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One of the multitude of contributing factors to the opioid epidemic is highly variable pain treatment practices between healthcare providers. Efforts are being made nationally and at organizational levels to provide more consistent treatment guidelines for pain management and improve opioid stewardship. Learn how Family Medicine Residency Clinic in Rapid City, SD, has improved their opioid stewardship efforts through more consistent guidelines and documentation for chronic pain treatment. This webinar will include a review of the definition and guidelines of chronic pain management as well as how to address the barriers of chronic pain management.

Target Audience:

Clinics, hospitals, pharmacies, home health, hospice, public health, consumers and families, and all community partners who will benefit from a chronic pain management discussion.

Objectives:

Upon completion of the WebEx, participants will be able to:

  1. Review the definition and guidelines of chronic pain management
  2. Discuss addressing the barriers of chronic pain management

Presenter:

Kathy Jedlicka, RN
Patient Care Coordinator
Family Medicine Residency Clinic
Rapid City, SD

Brian Smith, MD
Faculty Advisor/Director of Pain Management
Family Medicine Residency Clinic
Rapid City, SD