28 May 2019
Reduce the Risk of Drug Diversion in Health Care
Health care leaders have taken great steps toward mitigating risks in prescribing opioids through efforts such as prescription drug monitoring programs, implementing clinical guidelines for assessing the prescribing of opioids and providing medical professionals with continuing education courses focused on pain treatment. Despite these efforts, the opioid epidemic still exists and is often a threat within the very community that is actively trying to address it, due to drug diversion.
Learn more about drug diversion and review strategies, such as training, physical controls and periodic auditing to reduce its threat in your health care facility. Download our infographic and share with your staff.