Living with(OUT) Pain

5/15 Living With(OUT) Pain Forum

Living with(OUT) Pain Forum, Newtown High School, May 15, 2018

What caregivers need to know about opioids and other medications

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
6:30 pm

Newtown High School
Lecture Hall
12 Berkshire Road, Sandy Hook, CT  06482

Light snacks served

RSVP 203-270-4612 by 5/8/2018

Stephanie R. Paulmeno, MS, RN, NHA, CPH, CDP, CCM; from Communities 4 Action will discuss the opioid epidemic and its impact on the senior population.  This content rich presentation will include:

  • Pain management and alternatives
  • Warning signs of dependence
  • The “BEERS List” of mediation that could be causing harm
  • Risk of current medication
  • Storing and disposing of mediation
  • Proper mediation storage, disposal, and harm in sharing
  • Managing mediation and home care

 

CEU’s available.

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