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Reporting Compliance with Risk Mitigation Strategies from Clinical Practice Guideline for Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain

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59 MDW San Antonio United States

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Significance of the Problem. Impact on Patient Care 91 Americans die daily from opioid misuse, Unknown military-specific statistics, will discuss with subject matter experts SME, and Military personnel more prone to chronic pain 44 compared to 26.Impact on the Military Management of chronic pain costly for the Department of Defense, Chronic opioid use affects individual and unit readiness. Impact on Nursing Cultural transformation needed in chronic pain management and Advanced Practice Nurses key to implementing evidence-based practices. Purposes. Evaluate the effectiveness of a visible provider level compliance report dashboard in the management of patients on long-term opioid therapy LOT in accordance with the 2017 VADOD CPG, three identified risk mitigation strategies Co-prescription of naloxone with LOT, annual urine drug screen, and decreases in LOT prescriptions. Assess for any behavioral changes with visibility to prescribing practices in LOT management at JBSA-Lackland and JBSA-Randolph.

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  • Medicine and Medical Research

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