The sixth Opioid Crisis Next Door conference, "It's Everybody's Business" will be held on Monday, June 24 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation, 228 W. Miller Street, Springfield, IL. Local coalitions, healthcare providers, and other rural community stakeholders focused on combatting opioid misuse, heroin use, and substance use disorders are encouraged to participate. There will be special sessions for medical practitioners on options for treatment and recovery and also programs and resources that work for community coalitions.
Deadline to register is Wednesday, June 19. Continuing education hours will be given for successful completion: 5.25 Nurse Contact Hours / 5.25 LCSW Clock Hours / 5.25 LCPC Contact Hours. Cost is $40 per attendee. Please make checks payable to the "Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network" and make reference to the 2019 Opioid Conference Workshop. Checks must be received prior to the date of the workshop. No refunds will be given after Wednesday, June 19. For more information, contact Kathy Fauble, ICAHN Professional Education Services Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or Liz Swanson, Assistant Director, at email@example.com.
The project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant H54RH00019, Rural Hospital Flexibility Program.