Innovation Spotlight – Upstate University Hospital augments opioid addiction treatment
Provider efforts to curb opioid addiction while still offering effective pain management services are increasingly complicated. Upstate University Hospital addressed this treatment obstacle by creating a new position: opioid use/IV drug use nurse practitioner.
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This story is just one of the many initiatives profiled on HANYS' Member Innovation Spotlight website that demonstrate how New York healthcare providers are improving population health, enhancing the quality of patient care and reducing the cost of healthcare despite fiscal constraints.