Opioid Crisis Resources


Opioid Crisis Resources
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File iconProject ECHO - December 2018.pdf
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For more information, see Nov. 9 Current Report article entitled Project ECHO: a Tool to Address the Opioid Epidemic - Dec. 4 Webinar.
File iconKansas strmap18final.pdf
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See Nov. 2 Current Report Article entitled Substance Use Disorder Services Available through Federal State Targeted Response Opioid Grant.
File iconRuralResourceGuide.pdf
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Federal Resources for Rural Communities to Help Address Substance Use Disorder and Opioid Misuse
File iconDDPI mini-grant RFP and application FY19_FINAL_10.1.18.pdf
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For more information, see the Oct. 5 issue of Current Report article entitled Kansas Data-Driven Prevention Initiative - Request for Proposal.
File iconFormatted_PrinciplesRecommendations_FINAL.pdf
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See the Sept. 28 Issue of Current Report article entitled KHA/KMS Joint Committee on Opioid Use Report.
File iconGovSUDTaskForceReport_FINAL.pdf
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See Sept. 28 Current Report article entitled Governor's Substance Use Disorder Task Force Report
File icon18027 - General - Opioid.pdf
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In 2016, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain. In addition to curtailing opioid therapy as the first line in chronic pain management, this guideline recommends avoiding an opioid dose of greater than 90 morphine milligram equivalents per day unless
cautiously justified. The document is on the CDC website.
File icon18101 - General - Opioid_2.1.pdf
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Effective with dates of service on and after June 1, 2018, the Opioid Products Indicated for Pain Management prior authorization (PA) criteria will apply to all patients covered under Kansas Medicaid. This PA criteria are located on the KDHE website.
File icon18112 - General - Opioid_2.3.pdf
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As previously published on the Kansas Medical Assistance
Program (KMAP) website with General Bulletin 18027 and
General Bulletin 18101, an upcoming policy change on
opioid use in pain management is effective with dates of
service on and after June 1, 2018.
File iconOpioid APPROVED PA Criteria April 2018.pdf
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Initial Approval: January 10, 2018
Revised Dates: April 11, 2018
Opioid Products Indicated for Pain Management
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For more information regarding this meeting, contact Steve Poage (spoage@kha-net.org) or Ronni Anderson (kanderson@khsc.org) at (785) 233-7436.
For more information regarding this meeting, contact Dee Dee Dewell, Director, CAH Networks Outreach Services, Via Christi Health, Inc., at DeeDee.Dewell@ascension.org or (316) 858-4988.
Join us for a KHA Noon Briefing on Wednesday, Nov. 14, this webinar is designed to assist you in developing your pricing policies so you are able to answer questions from the public as your charges are compared to other hospitals across the state by patients, the media and other interested policy groups.
This symposium is designed for senior-level administrators, hospital trustees and other interested in rural health issues. For more information, contact the KHA Education Department at (785) 233-7436 or mwilley@kha-net.org.
Attendees will gain awareness of the impact of the prescription drug and opioid crisis in our state, be able to identify the effect of opioids on the brain and body, explore evidence-based strategies for prescription drug and opioid misuse prevention and treatment, including best practices for opioid prescribing, and engage in meaningful dialogue with other professionals across the state of Kansas.