Dr. Steven Riddle reviews key elements of an effective opioid stewardship program and identifies challenges that have slowed adoption of these practices. Steve shares AI-powered tools developed by Wolters Kluwer - in collaboration with our customers - that empower pharmacists and other clinicians to enhance stewardship advances in their practice settings.
In this webinar we:
- Review the current state of opioid stewardship including human costs, financial impacts, regulatory drivers and challenges to program development
- Discuss key elements of opioid stewardship in the scope of broader pain management efforts as illustrated in best practice guidelines and current evidence
- Review how technology can support various aspects of opioid stewardship including operationalizing policies and best practices and supporting analytics to establish a targeted quality improvement program