How the Opioid Crisis Impacts the Workplace; Connecting the Dots between Impact, Prevention & Mngmt.
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The opioid epidemic is impacting workplaces across the Commonwealth and all over the United States. In its simplest form, it is the abuse of opioid drugs, which includes prescription painkillers and other illegal substances. Could your workplace be affected? How do you manage this growing problem?

4/24/2018
When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
9:30 - 11:30 AM
Where: Cambridge Health Alliance - Healy (Ambulatory) Building, 3rd floor
1493 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts  02139
United States
Contact: Melissa


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The opioid epidemic is impacting workplaces across the Commonwealth and all over the United States. In its simplest form, it is the abuse of opioid drugs, which includes prescription painkillers and other illegal substances. Could your workplace be affected? How do you manage this growing problem?

Our panelists, who are experienced in this topic, will discuss:

  • The principles of the opioid crisis and how to identify opioid use disorders 
  • How to help employees recognize misuse and recover using alternate pain management techniques
  • How to address stereotypes within your company culture and create anti-discrimination
  • How to review and alter your benefit package to include alternative pain care options


COST: FREE for WWCMA members, $45 for non-members

Join us for this informative learning program!

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The Worksite Wellness Council of Massachusetts (WWCMA) is the preeminent, independent and objective resource for health promotion in the workplace and champions wellness programs to help employers encourage healthy employees, healthy families, and healthy communities across the Commonwealth.