Please join RASAP for the 2017 Summer Conference Friday, August 18.
Call Cathy Gore by Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at (434) 799-0456 Ext 3134 to register.
Project Lazarus: Community Public Health Approach to Opioid Epidemic:
Reach, Teach, Treat
Define the components of a successful community-based prescription opioid overdose prevention program. Data on epidemiology of overdose.
Adapt prescribing practices by using opioid risk assessment tools in provider practices.
Discuss a practical application and implementation of safe and responsible prescribing methods in the rural health care setting.
Analyze the possible roles that prescribers, pharmacist, community and substance use treatment providers can play in overdose prevention and supporting patients/families/friends with chronic pain/SUD beyond the traditional clinical settings
Examine the benefits of utilizing Prescription Drug Monitoring Program as a tool in responsible prescribing.
Regional Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention (RASAP) 2017 Summer Conference
Friday, August 18, 2017 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Institute for Advance Learning and Research, 150 Slayton Ave, Danville, VA
Extended Registration Deadline Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Learn about how we, as a community, can address the opioid epidemic!
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