Opiate Addiction: Best Practices for Care of Pregnant Women and Their Infant
March 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This seminar, hosted by AHI and the Warren-Washington County Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Subcommittee, will bring together local and nationally-recognized experts to present information on screening, linkage to services and best practices for care during pregnancy and after birth. Participants will gain knowledge and understanding on the topics of Plan of Safe Care as a way of communicating maternal care, resources between multiple disciplines, and pain management for the pregnant woman with opioid use disorder during labor and postpartum. Dr. Grossman will discuss the Eat, Sleep, Console (ESC) assessment tool and non-pharmacological treatment for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.
Dr. Matthew Grossman, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine
Michelle Eastman, NP, Glens Falls Hospital
Dr. Cassie Leonard, OB, Hudson Headwaters Health Network
Register for the event.
Registration is being held from 5-6 p.m.; the program is being held from 6-8 p.m.; Dinner will be provided.