In this episode of AMDA On The Go, guest host Sabine von Preyss-Friedman welcomes Dr. Jennifer Azen, an expert in Addiction Medicine, to discuss the critical topic of buprenorphine and the treatment of substance use disorder (SUD) in post-acute and long-term care (PALTC). With alarming statistics on drug overdose deaths and the changing landscape of SUD treatment regulations, Dr. Azen shares insights on buprenorphine's effectiveness, its role in pain management, and best practices for practitioners.
Host: Sabine von Preyss-Friedman, MD, FACP, CMD
Guests: Jenn Azen
Recorded: August 4, 2023
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