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High Risk Opioid Management.

July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Learning Outcomes

    CLINICAL BOUNDARIES

  • Understand how to perform a risk assessment
  • Understand how to say “no”
  • Understand issues around self-reflection and clinical boundaries and patient-centred care

    HIGH RISK GP PRESCRIBING

  • The context of the Victorian prescription drug crisis
  • Identify high risk prescribing
  • Understand the role of opioids in chronic non-cancer pain

    TRANSFERS

  • How to identify opioid use disorder in patients on high OMEDs
  • How to transfer from full agonist opioids to methadone
  • How to transfer from full agonist opioids to buprenorphine
  • Understand the role of LAIB

SPEAKERS
Dr. Ferghal Armstrong MRCGP, FRACGP, FAChAM
Dr. Ann Saunders BSc, BMBS, FRACGP
Dr. Thileepan Naren MBBS, MHM, MPH, FACRRM, FRACGP

More information and registration at : https://www.meducate.com.au/opioid-management or email elizabeth.plunkett@lchs.com.au.

Details

Date:
July 19
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.meducate.com.au/opioid-management

Organizer

Latrobe Community Health Service
Email:
elizabeth.plunkett@lchs.com.au