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Opioids: The Painful Truth - Sacramento

Senior Asian Couple Young Female Doctor

Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. PT.

The Center at Twenty-Three Hundred
Grand Hall
2300 Sierra Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95825

Networking breakfast: 8 a.m.
Program begins: 9 a.m.

Join Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) for a day of learning.


Learning Objectives:

  • Analyze the opioid-use-disorder disease process, its natural course, and how treatment alters it.
  • Explore the national and California landscapes of the opioid crisis.
  • Identify challenges and misperceptions regarding opioid use and treatment.
  • Discover interventions, resources, and clinical practices to improve person-centered care.
  • Share success stories and reinforce continued efforts to find solutions.

Who Should Attend:

  • Leaders and clinicians from—
    • Acute care hospitals
    • Behavioral health hospitals
    • Post-acute care
    • Community organizations

Registration (required):

Cost: $25 per person (covers cost of parking, breakfast, lunch, and all-day beverages).
Limit 5 people per facility.

Registration Questions:

Joel Wingelman, Senior Events Coordinator, HSAG | 818.265.4660

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Continuing Education:

Continuing Education (CE): Health Services Advisory Group, Inc., is the CE provider for this event. Provider approved by the Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 16578, for 5 contact hours. Application has been made to the California Nursing Home Administrator Program, #CEP1729, for 5 continuing education credits, pending approval. 


1. California Department of Public Health. California Opioid Overdose Surveillance Dashboard.
2. Lembke A, Chen J. Use of Opioid Agonist Therapy for Medicare Patients in 2013. JAMA Psychiatry. 2016; 73(9): 990–992.
3. CMS. Opioid Misuse Strategy 2016. Available at: