Frederick S. Upton Education Center, St. Joseph, MI
Pete Paruch, PharmD, Karen Riley, RN, James Kroeze, DO, Katherine Crouch, Jeanne Sandmann, RN
A summary of the recommendations and worklow enhancements bulit into the Lakeland Health EPIC system related to the prescribing of opioids for chronic pain. The use of opioids for cancer pain, palliative or end of life care will not be discussed. The goal is to improve documentation while reducing the number of opioid prescriptions in our practices.