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Opioid Safety Coalitions Network Northern California Fall Convening

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OPIOID SAFETY COALITIONS NETWORK NORTHERN CALIFORNIA FALL CONVENING



September 22, 2016 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Oakland Airport Hilton. 1 Hegenberger Rd, Oakland, CA 94621

With remote live video streaming sites in:

Redding, Santa Rosa, Dunsmuir, Eureka, Fairfield, and Chico.

  • Attendance is FREE at all sites.

  • Breakfast and Lunch will be served.

  • Group rate is available at Oakland Airport Hilton.

  • Continuing education credit is available (See "Other" Below).

  • Public livestream access available. (See links at the bottom of the page.)


Remote Site Addresses:

  • Redding: 3688 Avtech Pkwy
  • Santa Rosa: 495 Tesconi Circle
  • Dunsmuir: 5727 Dunsmuir Ave.
  • Fairfield: 4665 Business Center Dr.
  • Eureka: 901 Myrtle Avenue, Eureka
  • Chico: 400 W 1st St (Colusa Hall 100a)


For the November 1, 2016, Southern California convening, please DO NOT register here. Instead, please go to the following link:

November 1, 2016: Southern California - Newport Beach (similar agenda and speakers).




Convening Objectives:

  • Inspire attendees to take action in their communities
  • Understand state public health approaches to the epidemic
  • Debunk myths about addiction, buprenorphine and medication-assisted treatment (MAT)
  • Learn strategies for hard conversations (with patients, families, doctors): alternatives to starting long-term opioids, and managing tapers
  • Learn strategies to support judicious opioid prescribing, medication-assisted addiction treatment, and naloxone



Schedule:

Breakout Sessions:




Accommodations and Parking:

Information for attendees staying at the Oakland Airport Hilton:

Room rate is $299/night. The deadline for booking is August 29th, 2016.

To book rooms by phone call: 1-800-HILTONS (445-8667)

To book rooms online go HERE.

Group Name: California Health Care Foundation

Group Booking Code: CHC

Parking will be covered by the California Health Care Foundation.


Links to Livestream:

Opioid Safety Coalitions Network Fall Convening: International Ballroom Live Stream (Morning Session and Afternoon Breakouts)


Opioid Safety Coalitions Network Fall Convening: Fountain Room Live Stream (Afternoon Breakouts Only)




Other:

For more information on continuing education credits* contact: DNiculescu@partnershiphp.org

*CME: This Live activity, Opioid Safety Coalitions Fall Convening, from 09/22/2016 - 11/30/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 5.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the Amercian Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP16728 for 6.25 hours. Course meets the qualifications for 6.25 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs, LPCCs, LEPs, and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, pending and provided by Cardea, Provider #PCE 1400.

If you have any questions or registration issues please contact tcanty@iecomm.org.



This convening is co–hosted by CHCF, Partnership HealthPlan of California, and the California Department of Public Health.



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