How HIT Can Be Leveraged to Aid in the Opioid Epidemic | Minnesota Chapter of HIMSS

Jan 24, 2018 5:00pm - 8:00pm PST
Minnesota State Capitol Building | Room 316 | 75 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. | St Paul, MN 55155

The Minnesota Chapter of HIMSS presents an advocacy panel discussion of how HIT can be leveraged to address the opioid epidemic in Minnesota. Hear speakers share their point of view from a policy, legislative, practice and personal perspective of how opioid abuse affects the citizens of Minnesota and what can be done about it. Each speaker with have a short presentation of 10-15 minutes followed by time for questions and discussion.

 

Speakers:

 

  • Kari Guida - Minnesota Department of Health
  • Rep David Baker - MN Rep from Wilmar
  • Steve Simenson - Pharmacist, eHealth Initiative member
  • Jeff Coughlin - HIMSS National Advocacy Expert
  • Dr. Brian Grahan - Addiction Medicine Specialist