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Webinar: The Opioid Crisis: Family and Caregiver Risk Assessment Factors & How to Respond to Them
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The disease of addiction can impact those who are caring for their loved ones in pain. No one wants to think their parents, family members, caregivers, or friends would take medications from those who are suffering in pain especially at the end of life. Unfortunately in the world we live in today, this is happening. This session will share stories of struggles while providing pain management, palliative and end of life care.

6/27/2018
When: 6/27
9:30-11a
Where: Webinar
New Mexico
United States
Presenter: Sharon Wrona, DNP, RN-BC, PNP, PMHS, AP-PMN; Lisa Humphrey, MD
Contact: Lydia Gosling
5055655777


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The Opioid Crisis: Family and Caregiver Risk Assessment Factors

& How to Respond to Them

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 (11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Eastern)

Webinar Recording Available

 

The disease of addiction can impact those who are caring for their loved ones in pain.   No one wants to think their parents, family members, caregivers, or friends would take medications from those who are suffering in pain especially at the end of life. Unfortunately in the world we live in today, this is happening. This session will share stories of struggles while providing pain management, palliative and end of life care. 

The presentation will share a pediatric institution’s quality improvement project on Opioid Risk Screen for Abuse in a pediatric chronic pain clinic and a homebased palliative care and hospice setting.  The experts will discuss:

  • Opioid misuse issue statistics in the US and Ohio.
  •  Risk factors for opioid misuse in caregivers and how this can impact pain management patients in pain and at the end of life.
  • Implementation of a quality improvement project conducted in a pediatric chronic pain clinic and homebased palliative care and hospice setting.

Presenters: Sharon Wrona, DNP, RN-BC, PNP, PMHS, AP-PMN.  Dr. Wrona is the Administrative Director for the Comprehensive Pain and Palliative Care Services at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.  She has been a pediatric nurse for 30 years and has spent the last 16 years working in pediatric pain management as a nurse practitioner.  Sharon completed her DNP at The Ohio State University as well as her Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.  With Dr. Wrona’s background in working with children and adolescents she has developed a passion on safe pain management from both a prescribers and nurses prospective

Lisa Humphrey, MD, Hospice Medical Director and Director of Palliative Care at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Dr. Humphrey received her bachelor's degree from Columbia University, New York, New York, and her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. She completed her pediatric residency and a fellowship in pediatric hospice and palliative medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. 

Registration FeeMember rate is $149.00 - Non-members $249.00.  Indicate if you will be calling into the live webinar or purchasing the audio recording (fee is the same).  The live webinar includes the opportunity to ask questions of the presenters.  If you desire to purchase both the live webinar and the audio recording, pay the registration fee and an additional $30.

Continuing Education:  The presenters and program planners have no conflict of interest in regard to this webinar.  RNs and LPNs must participate in the entire presentation in order for contact hours to be awarded.  To apply for nursing contact hours, please mail an evaluation form and a $10 processing fee for each individual requesting hours.  Additionally, send in a completed sign-in sheet, listing the individuals at your facility that participated and noting those requesting contact hours. 

Individuals requesting contact hours will receive a certificate of contact hours earned.  Please make sure that you enter the Contact Person’s name in the Registration Form.  All correspondence and site registration information will be sent to this person.  No commercial support has been provided for this program.

Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  (OBN-001-91) (OH -157, 4/1/2019).


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  2. No registration will be accepted without payment in full by either a credit card or business check .  Visa and MasterCard are acceptable forms of credit card payments.  The webinar fee must be paid in full before the registrant will be allowed to participate in the program.  A confirmation will be sent via email to verify site registration, as will the handouts, Internet link and 800 number for entering the webinar, and instructions for participation.  If your Contact Person does not receive the E-mail confirmation two (2) business days prior to the webinar, please contact our office to verify your status.

  3. Please note our cancellation policy:  If you cancel your registration prior to five business days before the program, you will receive a refund less 25% for administrative costs.  All cancellations must be made in writing.  No refunds for cancellations or exchanges within five business days of the program.  If due to unforeseen circumstances we must cancel this event, registrants will receive a full refund.

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