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Medication Safety LAN; Exploring Pain Management Strategies: A Patient and Provider Panel on Treating Pain With and Without Opioids

Medical Worker Provider

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET.

Participant Dial-In Number: 855-339-4595


Password: MedSafety


Open to QIN-QIOs, providers, partners, and beneficiaries. Please note that registration is now required to access the WebEx. QIN-QIOs and invited providers must register to attend this call.    

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Call Summary

This Medication Safety Learning and Action Network (LAN) Event will feature a panel of patients living with pain, a pain management specialist, and a patient advocate who will explore different perspectives on pain management strategies. Topics will include approaches to non-opioid pain treatments, safe opioid use, and other strategies to promote best practices around safely and effectively managing pain. This event will address various approaches and resources available to you or your patients.

Meet the Speakers:         

Come join us in the conversation with Dr. Amy Wirts, a palliative care physician who will describe the role and importance of medication management strategies, Carolyn Gallagher, a chronic pain beneficiary who will discuss her journey, and David Andrews, a patient and Beneficiary and Family Council (BFAC) member who will give his insight and experience with pain management.

Visit the event page on the QIO program website here for more information.

CE Statement:

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. This activity is eligible for ACPE, ANCC, AANP, and CDR credit; see final CPE/CE activity announcement for specific details.