Dr. Justin Deen and Dr. Chance Gray from the UF Orthopaedics Joint Division presented a webinar as part of the CJR: Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model series for the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on February 27, 2020. The topic, "Pain Management and the CJR Model: Opioid Reduction and Mitigation Strategies," was a 2-hour webinar focused on their pain management strategies and included key strategies for reducing opioid use among CJR patients:
- Identify strategies used by CJR participant hospitals to manage patients’ pain;
- Recognize strategies used by CJR participant hospitals to reduce opioid use
- Understand the outcomes of an opioid mitigation program.
After the presentation, attendees were provided the opportunity to ask questions and share their experiences with opioid mitigation.