2020 Opioid Awareness Symposium

Saturday, February 1, 2020
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Wisenbaker Conference Center
800 East Dawson Street
Tyler, TX
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Event Details

Add to Calendar 01-02-2020 08:00:00 01-02-2020 12:30:00 America/North_Dakota/Center PLEASE NOTE WE WILL HAVE THE LIVE EVENT IN WISENBAKER BUT YOU HAVE THE OPTION TO ZOOM IN FROM YOUR COMPUTER. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU LET US KNOW ON YOUR REGISTRATION WHICH YOU WILL BE DOING. THE COST IS THE SAME EITHER WAY. Agenda  7:30am-8:00am: Registration/Breakfast/Welcome 8:00am-9:00am: The Opioid Epidemic and the practice of Legitimate Medicine | Lisa Sullivan  9:00am-10:00am: Initiatives to address and solutions to the problem | Abigail Riley, RN & Brandon Davidson 10:15am-10:30am: Break 10:30am-11:30am: Update on the Texas Prescription Monitoring Program | Allison Benz, R.Ph., M.S. 11:30pm-12:30pm: Clinician Barriers and Responsibilities | Meg Reitmeyer, MD Physicians/APC CHRISTUS Health – Northeast Texas is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The presentation, (name of presentation), has been designated by Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. for 4.0 credit(s) of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility. Nurses CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association – Approver, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. To receive contact hours for this continuing nursing education activity, the participant must: sign in at registration desk, attend entire activity unless partial attendance is allowed, and complete the evaluation tool within specified time frame. Once successful completion has been verified, a “Certificate of Successful Completion” will be awarded up to 4.0 contact hours. Wisenbaker Conference Center false DD/MM/YYYY aExDkyvOLzOpdJYcbmAK28238

PLEASE NOTE WE WILL HAVE THE LIVE EVENT IN WISENBAKER BUT YOU HAVE THE OPTION TO ZOOM IN FROM YOUR COMPUTER. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU LET US KNOW ON YOUR REGISTRATION WHICH YOU WILL BE DOING. THE COST IS THE SAME EITHER WAY.

Agenda 

7:30am-8:00am: Registration/Breakfast/Welcome

8:00am-9:00am: The Opioid Epidemic and the practice of Legitimate Medicine | Lisa Sullivan

 9:00am-10:00am: Initiatives to address and solutions to the problem | Abigail Riley, RN & Brandon Davidson

10:15am-10:30am: Break

10:30am-11:30am: Update on the Texas Prescription Monitoring Program | Allison Benz, R.Ph., M.S.

11:30pm-12:30pm: Clinician Barriers and Responsibilities | Meg Reitmeyer, MD


Physicians/APC

CHRISTUS Health – Northeast Texas is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The presentation, (name of presentation), has been designated by Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. for 4.0 credit(s) of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Nurses

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association – Approver, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. To receive contact hours for this continuing nursing education activity, the participant must: sign in at registration desk, attend entire activity unless partial attendance is allowed, and complete the evaluation tool within specified time frame. Once successful completion has been verified, a “Certificate of Successful Completion” will be awarded up to 4.0 contact hours.