Opioid Stewardship Through Utilization of Opioid Risk Tools
8:45am - 9:45amMonday, February 11
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
Ochsner has maintained a focus on combating the opioid epidemic by utilizing their EHR to provide prescription data to emergency department physicians, substantially reducing prescribing rates. In addition, they integrated an opioid risk tool and a Morphine Equivalent Daily Dose calculator to aid providers in understanding opioid potency.
Outline the critical data elements for needed for effective clinical decision support to identify risk of opioid addiction
Develop the appropriate workflows for directing at risk patients to alternative pain management therapies
Discuss technology interfaces that support appropriate clinical decision-making for patients at risk of opioid dependency