Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 9:10 AM - 10:10 AM
Heather Landi , Editor, Healthcare Informatics
Todd Hjorth , Director of Decision Support, University of Kentucky Health
Dhrumil Shah , Chief Medical Information Officer, Compass Medical
Joan Papp MD, FACEP, Medical Director, Office of Opioid Safety Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, MetroHealth System
Following President Trump's declaration of the Opioid Crisis as a National Health Emergency, national initiatives have begun to take shape and receive a white-hot spotlight.
In the state of Ohio, and specifically in the Cleveland metropolitan area, opioid use has become rampant among certain patient groups.
This panel will attempt to address the concerns around opioid use, and how IT can be positioned to support better quality care and treatment of opioids in the future.