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Community Health Centers on the Frontlines of the Opioid Crisis

Federally Qualified Health Center(FQHC) & ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County

Thursday, August 16, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)

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Conference Registration includes CEUs, breakfast and boxed lunch
Ended $30.00 $0.00

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Community Health Centers on the Frontlines of the Opioid Crisis

Learn about the critical role Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) play in addressing opiate and other substance abuse issues as providers on the frontlines of the opioid crisis. Identify community resources and evidence based approaches for harm reduction, treatment and recovery support to improve patient/client care and outcomes. Hear from primary and specialty care clinicians, public health specialists, community advocates, and individuals in recovery.

5.25 CEUs/RCHs provided by the ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County, no partial credits can be issued.

 AGENDA:

8:30 am: Registration/Continental Breakfast

9:00 am: Conference Begins

11:30 am-12:30 pm: Lunch (Boxed Lunches Provided)

3:30 pm: Conference Ends

Conference includes...

Presentations by:

    • Randy Runyun, National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)
    • Dr. Ron Yee, Chief Medical Officer, NACHC
    • The Honorable David T. Matia, Judge, Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court (Morning keynote)
    • Scott S. Osiecki, CEO, ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County
    • Dr. Ted Parran, Rosary Hall, St. Vincent Charity Medical Center (Afternoon keynote)

Testimony from a person living in recovery.

Two Panels:

    • Different Approaches to Addiction Therapy
    • Harm Reduction Strategies




EVENT SPONSORS: 

Alcohol, Drug Addiction & Mental Health Services Board of Cuyahoga County (ADAMHS Board)

Care Alliance Health Center

Circle Health Services and The Centers for Families and Children

International Community Health Center - Asia (ICHC)

Northeast Ohio Neighborhood Health Services Inc.  (NEON)

Neighborhood Family Practice, Community Health Centers (NFP)

Signature Health

Have questions about Community Health Centers on the Frontlines of the Opioid Crisis? Contact Federally Qualified Health Center(FQHC) & ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County

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Jerry Sue Thornton Center - Tri-C
2500 East 22nd Street
Cleveland, OH 44115

Thursday, August 16, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)


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