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Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Time: 2:00 PM EDT
Amid the national opioid crisis, essential hospitals are stepping up to serve populations most vulnerable to opioid use disorder (OUD). Participants gained best practices for initiating medication-assisted treatment in an emergency department (ED) for patients with OUD, based on the evidence-based intervention from D’Onofrio, et al.
Emily Kauffman, DO, an ED physician at essential hospital The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, in Columbus, shared her experience with this innovative approach, including:
Participants heard how Kauffman responded to program challenges, and gained successful approaches to take home to their hospital.
Emily Kauffman, DO
Emergency Medicine Physician
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center