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Safe Opioid Prescribing and Pain Management: Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support for Providers

Sat, 7/27/2019 at 9:00 am - Sat, 7/27/2019 at 3:00 pm (MDT)

Who Should Attend?

This event is for medical providers who prescribe opioids and interested medical practice staff. 


Presentation Topics

  • An overview of best practices in pain management and the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
  • An algorithm-based approach to treating and managing chronic pain
  • Tools to help identify appropriate non-opioid therapies
  • Resources for use when inheriting patients on opioid therapy
  • Resources for patient education
  • An overview of best practices in the use of electronic health records to manage chronic pain and patients on opioids
  • Opportunities to dialogue with experts and other providers


CME Credit Available

This program has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit


Sponsors

Sponsored by Comagine Health and the UNM Health Extension Rural Offices Translating Research Into Localities (HERO TRaILs) through funding from the New Mexico Department of Health.


Registration

Attendance is free, but seating is limited.

Region
New Mexico