St. Charles Health System Inc.

06/11/2021 | Press release | Archived content

MAT for OUD in Emergency care and the Hospitalized Patient

Grand Rounds - Jun 11, 2021
'Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) in Emergency care and the Hospitalized Patient'

Speaker: Jessica LeBlanc, MD, MPH. Family Practice Physician, Mosaic Medical Center.


  1. Medical management strategies for treating patients in acute opioid withdrawal in ER and inpatient settings.
  2. Medical management strategies for treating patients with chronic OUD on stable MAT who are evaluated in ER and inpatient settings.
  3. Summarize appropriate referral strategies for patients in order to continue MAT in outpatient management.
  4. Provide list of resources of Addiction Medicine Specialists in Central Oregon who can be a resource for ongoing collaboration and care provision to our community.
  5. Discuss preventative strategies including non-pharmacologic measures such as PT, psych, meditation training, to transition post op patients off narcotics during the postoperative/postinjury convalescent period.

Accreditation: St. Charles Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. St. Charles Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals

Accessibility/Program Questions: St. Charles Health System encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Lisa Nasr, CME Coordinator at 541-706-4767, [email protected]. For CME or Clerkship questions, contact Sheila Jordan, MMGT, CHCP, Manager of Continuing Medical Education at 541-706-6780, [email protected].