Project ECHO: Opioid Risk Management

Project ECHO: Opioid Use Disorder sessions will start on December 10 and resume in 2020 on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday,12:00-1:00 pm EST, through April 7.  Each session will include educational didactic (topics found in the schedule below),  a case presentation, and discussion. Project ECHO Opioid Use Disorder 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 disorder;
  3. Alternate pain management techniques for older adults 50+.

 Didactic Schedule (full schedule coming soon)

Dec. 3

Pam Yankeelov

Dec. 10

Kate Probst

Jan. 7

Suzanne McGee

Jan. 21

Frank Parker

Orientation Appropriate Prescribing

Pharmacotherapy for

Opioid Use Disorder

Opioid Habituated Patients

 


 

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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