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Pi Institute: Prescription for Change Opioid Conference - August 24

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Desert Willow Conference Center

4340 East Cotton Center Boulevard

Suite 100

Phoenix, AZ 85040

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Prescription for Change Opioid Conference

Hosted by The Practice Innovation Institute, a collaboration between Health Current & Mercy Care

The Practice Innovation Institute invites Arizona’s prescribers to attend this conference at no cost. In addition to a great agenda of speakers, the conference will have over 15 organizations present to provide information on resources available to assist with battling the opioid crisis

When: Saturday, August 24, 2019

Time: 8:00am to 12:30pm
Check-in and a continental breakfast will be available starting at 7:15am.

Where: Desert Willow Conference Center
4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd, Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85040

Cost: Free

Conference Objectives:

  • Increase knowledge about opioid abuse disorder treatment modalities and community resources
  • Reduction in personal and professional stigma associated with substance use disorder with medication assisted treatment
  • Understanding of personal and professional role in the battle against the opioid epidemic and a call to action to implement in care services

Physicians – This Live activity, with a beginning date of August 24, 2019, is approved for 3.50 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses – This event is approved for 4.0 CNEs by the California Board of Nursing.

Social Workers – The AZ Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers has approved this activity for a total of 3.75 contact hours.

The project described was supported by Funding Opportunity Number CMS-331463-04-00 from the U.S. Department of Health & Human services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The contents provided are solely the responsibility of the Practice Innovation Institute and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS or any of its agencies.

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Desert Willow Conference Center

4340 East Cotton Center Boulevard

Suite 100

Phoenix, AZ 85040

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