Date(s) - Jun 21
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals continues its three-part webinar series “Opioids in the Life of the MSA” on June 21st starting at 1 PM.
The series explores the issue of long-term opioid use for noncancerous pain in workers’ compensation MSAs and how the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are addressing it. Part one discussed how applying evidence-based medicine improves MSA outcomes.
Part two focuses on current policy and federal efforts to manage the opioid epidemic. Presenters are Mary Nix, health science administrator, National Guidelines Clearinghouse, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and Pamela Schweitzer, assistant surgeon general and chief pharmacist officer, United States Public Health Service, along with the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute’s Policy Analyst Vennela Thumula and Economist Dongchun Wang.
There is a $63 webinar fee for NAMSAP members and an $83 fee for non-members.
For more information, click here: NAMSAP: “Opioids in the Life of the MSA” Part 2.