Suburban Health Organization (SHO) introduces Provider Resources to enhance provider/staff/patient education, provide tools that can be implemented in the provider’s practice or organization, and improve the quality of health care delivery, patient outcomes, and satisfaction.
Individuals wishing to share resources to be posted on SHO’s CE Website may do so by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 317-692-5222, ext. 283.
This provider resource offers a video presented by Dr. Craig Wilson about the patient’s advanced directive options. Handouts are available for printing. Providers are encouraged to show this video to patients and caregivers to initiate the Advanced Directives conversation.
Indiana, along with the rest of the nation are seeing an Opioid Crisis. According to the CDC, emergency room visits linked to possible opioid overdoses increased 35.1 % from July 2016 to September 2017. The opioid prescribing rate in Indiana is higher than the national average. This resource gives providers resources in tapering opioids and in educating patients on opioids, non-opioid options, and safe disposal.