This is the first webinar in our Medicationsafety educational series.
Facilitated by Chief Medical Officer Prof Andrew Wilson, this session will cover:
recent interest/current work in analgesic stewardship in several healthcare settings
analgesic stewardship strategies that may be considered across various levels and sectors in healthcare
strategies for ensuring patients are appropriately educated about their analgesics.
From the Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada:
Carolyn Hoffman, Chief Executive Officer
Sylvia Hyland, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Dr Mike Hamilton, Physician Lead and Medical Safety Officer
Alice Watt, Senior Medication Safety Specialist
Thuy Bui, Analgesic Stewardship Pharmacist, Alfred Health
Prof David Scott, Director, Department of Anaesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine, St Vincent’s Health and Professor, Department of Critical Care, Faculty of Medicine, University of Melbourne
Prof Malcolm Hogg, Head of Pain Services, Melbourne Health, Staff Specialist, Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Royal Melbourne Hospital and Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne
Medication safety educational series
These webinars are interactive sessions to help healthcare professionals:
raise the profile of medicines safety issues relating to high-risk medicines and high-risk settings