RECORDED: 10 October 2017
The opioid epidemic in the United States has produced alarming statistics including:
On top of the devastating human cost of the opioid crisis, opioid abuse impacts employers by increasing medical cost, decreasing productivity and worker safety, and increasing absenteeism.
We invite you to join out upcoming webcast to learn emerging best practices for actions employers can take to combat opioid abuse, giving consideration to behavioral, medical, dental, and pharmacological approaches. As a complex issue, this multi-faceted approach, along with the involvement of key stakeholders will uncover opportunities to engage in a holistic plan to prevent the continuation of this national epidemic.
Join us to learn tangible strategies for implementing programs; thoughtful holistic look at opioid epidemic.
Who should attend
Employers concerned with the potential impact of opioid use and misuse on their population.
Sandra Kuhn, LCSW – Mercer Chicago
Mary Kay O’Neill, MD – Mercer – Seattle
Raymond brown, Pharm D – Mercer - MSP
Title: The Opioid Epidemic And Your Employees: What Can Employers Do?