Beyond the Opioids: What Matters Most to People Who Visit Emergency Departments for Pain-Related Complaints

March 21, 2018

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Presenter(s): Marian Wilson, PhD, MPH, RN-BC, Washington State University and Terence McCarthy, MD, Head of Emergency Medicine, Vice Chair Clinical Sciences at Texas Christian University and University of North Texas Medical School

Webinar description: The webinar will share results from a recent research study which explored relationships between opioid prescribing practices and patient satisfaction scores among patients with high utilization of the emergency department for pain relief. Practical hands-on skills for healthcare workers will be offered for effective communication and screening tools will be provided that can be used to identify patient needs.

Educational objectives:

  • Recognize determinants of patient satisfaction for emergency department encounters involving frequent visitors with pain complaints.
  • Identify appropriate screening strategies to assist in proper diagnosis and treatment care plans.
  • Understand the importance of prioritizing personalized care for patients with pain complaints in a fast-paced environment.

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NoteThis archive webinar is not designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Details

Date:
March 21
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:

Other

Presenter
Marian Wilson, PhD, MPH, RN-BC, Washington State University and Terence McCarthy, MD, Head of Emergency Medicine, Vice Chair Clinical Sciences at Texas Christian University and University of North Texas Medical School
Time Zone
ET