Addictions Medicine & Psychosocial Interventions: Hospital-Based Addictions Care
This program is designed for prescribers who work with people who use drugs. The program will help prescribers work with community providers to transition clients from hospital to community-based care.
Addictions Medicine and Psychosocial Interventions
Location: Zoom Videoconferencing
When: Monday Afternoons (Weekly)
Time: 12:00PM to 1:15 PM EST
Length: 6 weeks
Target Audience: Prescribers
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- Patient Engagement and Screening
- Opioid Agonist Therapy
- Pain Management for PWUD
- Withdrawal Management
- Concurrent Disorders
- What’s Next: Harm Reduction and Emerging Strategies
HOW DO I SIGN UP?
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Welcome, Introduction, and Announcements – 3 minutes
Didactic Presentation – 25 minutes
Case Discussion – 45 minutes
Addressing Outstanding Questions and Session Wrap-Up – 2 minutes
WHAT'S THE COMMITMENT?
Attend 60% of program sessions
Present an anonymized case
Participate in group discussions
Provide feedback through evaluation activities
WHO'S RUNNING THESE SESSIONS?
Our program sessions are run by an inter-professional Hub Team from multiple health organizations across Ontario.
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These individuals make up our AMPI Hub Team:
- Wiplove Lamba (Addiction Psychiatrist/Co-Lead)
- Nitin Chopra (Addiction Psychiatrist/Co-Lead)
- Jean-Paul Michael (Peer Specialist)
- Sunny Wang (Clinical Pharmacist)
- Xochil Argueta-Warden (Registered Nurse)