The Opioid Crisis – The Hidden Impact on Patients and Providers
About This Webinar
Each day, the news about the opioid crisis worsens. You know, you live it—more emergency calls, more addiction … and a draining emotional toll. The hidden impact runs deep, both for patients who need your help and the compassion fatigue that can strike healthcare providers.
This insightful webinar takes an in-depth look at that hidden impact, discussing the debates about handling patient care but also a behind-the-scenes look at what’s happening to EMTs, ambulance and healthcare organizations, and our communities. You’ll discover leading edge practices to implement in your companies, important self-care techniques and hope for the future.
Watch this webinar to learn:
The scope of the problem that today’s communities face
Treatment responses—what’s working, what’s not and what’s new in approaches to care
The impact on first responders and emergency rooms—stretched resources, increased costs and compassion fatigue
What the future holds—predictions about the 5-year impact, the evolution of treatment and the need for a larger discussion about mental health
Network Compliance, The Mental Health News Radio Network