When:
November 14, 2017 @ 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm America/Chicago Timezone
2017-11-14T12:15:00-06:00
2017-11-14T12:45:00-06:00
Contact:
Jayme Steig
701/989-6224

Prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) are a valuable tool to improve patient care and coordination and public safety by reducing drug diversion and inappropriate use. This event includes PDMP staff from throughout the Great Plains region in a roundtable discussion on optimizing PDMP utilization. The first webinar in this series will focus on opportunities to integrate the PDMPs with electronic health records and how some organizations have successfully completed this integration.

Target Audience:

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

Objectives:

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

  1. Describe options in your state to integrate PDMP and EHRs
  2. Discuss how some organization have integrated PDMP utilization into their workflows

Presenters:

Reyne Kenton, BA
K-TRACS Program Manager
Kansas Board of Pharmacy

Kevin Borcher, PharmD
PDMP Program Director
Nebraska Health Information Initiative

Mark Hardy, PharmD
Executive Director
North Dakota Board of Pharmacy

Lisa Rave, BS, MBA
Clinical Integration Pharmacist
Avera Health System

Melissa DeNoon, RPh
PDMP Program Director
South Dakota State Board of Pharmacy