December 15, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm CT / 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm ET
The Opioid Crisis:
An Update for Safety Leaders
The opioid crisis in America is breathtaking and demands our attention. Dr. Gladstone McDowell is a global leader in pain management who is the Medical Director of Integrated Pain Solutions. He is a trained specialist in Urology, Urologic Oncology, Anesthesiology, Pain Management, and Patient Safety. Dr. McDowell will address the current opioid crisis and updated numbers just reported by the DEA. He will address the issue of gateway drugs and how our healthcare staff, patients, and families are at risk. We will discuss the latest in drug diversion and what safety leaders need to know and watch for in 2017.
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Webinar date: December 15, 2016
- 01:00 PM to 2:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time
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Awareness: Participants will learn about the detail about the current explosion of deaths due to opioid overdoses.
- Accountability: Participants will learn about the accountability issues for governance, administration, clinical, and patient safety leaders need to consider pertaining to opioid adverse events including drug diversion.
- Ability: Participants will learn how to view the current opioid overdose crisis and issues pertaining to drug diversion.
- Action: Participants will understand what actions they may need to take in light of the evidence based view of Opioid Overdose epidemics.
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