Tips on Combating the Patient, Provider and Pharmacist Disconnect

Episode 3 of the podcast takes you on a journey with host Sandy Swallow, Program Specialist and a few Iowa pharmacists as they discuss the serious disconnect that can happen between providers, patients, and pharmacists when prescribing opioids. The pharmacists will share tips and resources that you can take back to your workplace for the management of chronic pain with regards to opioids.

Featured Licensed clinical pharmacists:

Craig Logemann, UnityPoint Clinics

Brett Faine, Emergency Department University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics

Jarek Vetter, Broadlawn Pain Management Center

Be sure to join us as we continue to speak out on the complex issues surrounding pain management and opioid use throughout our Pain Management podcast series. For more information about pain management and opioids, you can visit Telligen’s Opioid Safety Page & Resources. You can also stay up to date on health-related news, workshops and webinars by following Telligen QIN on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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