Caring in the Age of Ultra-Potent Opioids: for your ED Patient, for yourself, and for your Community

Caring in the age of Ultra-Potent Opioids: for your ED Patient, for yourself, and for your Community
May 6, 2024  |  7:30am – 8:30am PST

 

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  1. How to improve ED care for people who use opioids
    · From diagnosis to transition of care
  2. How to build better rapport with your patients
    · From treating pain to providing sandwiches
  3. How to maintain compassion & hope
    · From a stoic mindset to community action

Presented by:
Andrew Kestler, MD, MBA, MScPH DTMH, FACEP, FRCPC
Clinical Professor
Regional Emergency Department Substance Use Lead, Vancouver Coastal Health
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of British Columbia & St. Paul’s Hospital

 

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