Prescription drugs are essential to improving the quality of life for millions of Americans living with acute or chronic pain. However, misuse, abuse, addiction, and overdose of these products, especially opioids, have become serious public health problems in Pennsylvania. There are methods and programs that have proven successful in communities at fighting the opioid epidemic and this webinar will focus on giving an overview of them.
Evidence based programs do exist to help communities solve the opioid epidemic. Although not every program will work in every community, using these models as a basis for your community work may prove to be a step in the right direction.
September 26th, 2018 2:00 PM through 3:00 PM