Montana Rural Statewide Opioid Technical Assistance Training Summary
In the fall of 2019 the first training event was conducted on the topics of Opioid Use disorder in pregnant mothers, opioid treatment methods, integrated behavioral health approach, and the Safe Harbor Bill
In 2021 the second training event was held virtually on the topics of prescription opioids and aging adults, why aging adults should be a public health priority, safety and wellness issues as it pertains to adult protective services, common opioid prescriptions, how they work in the body, common side effects, risks, and signs of overdose, caregiver wellness, and safe storage and disposal of prescription medications. The conference targeted audience was in-home caregivers.
This event was recorded and can be previewed by following this link Opioid Education and Awareness Technical Assistance Trainings