Harborview Medical Center will host a Substance Use Disorder Core on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, from 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. The training is intended to inform nurses about the tools available to help support patients and colleagues living with or affected by substance use disorders. The class will cover a variety of topics, including:
- Addiction as a chronic disease
- Assessment & starting the conversation
- Best practices
- Drug diversion in healthcare facilities
- The voice of the patient
- Coordination of care from in-patient to out-patient settings
Additional information is available in the event flyer.