Project ECHO: Opioid Risk Management & Adjunct Pain Management Strategies

Sessions for Project ECHO: Opioid Risk Management Currently on Hiatus. 

Each session will include educational didactic (topics found in the schedule below),  a case presentation, and discussion. Project ECHO Opioid Risk Management will empower our partners to improve the quality of life for patients, families, and health care providers by addressing the following needs: 

  1. Responsible and appropriate prescribing/de-prescribing;
  2. Assessment and treatment of opioid use risk;
  3. Alternate pain management techniques for older adults 50+.

 Sample Topics from 2021

  • Appropriate Opioid Prescribing
  • Pharmacotherapy for OUD
  • Opioid Habituated Patients
  • De-prescribing
  • Acupuncture
  • Diet
  • Yoga
  • Massage Therapy 


How to Join:

Our Project ECHO approach is building a community to learn how to better treat and improve the quality of life for older adults in Kentucky. It will give you increased knowledge and continuing education credits (coming soon!) in the convenience of your office.  To learn more and join us please contact the Project ECHO Coordinator, Justin Magnuson, by email [email protected] or phone at 502-852-5629. 

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