KC QVIC: Managing Opioid Use Disorder During COVID-19: Updates on KC EPICC

Thursday Jul 9 / 3:00 PM (CST) - Thursday Jul 9 / 4:30 PM (CST)

Virtual via Zoom

KC QVIC: Managing Opioid Use Disorder During COVID-19: Updates on KC EPICC

3:00-3:10pm: Welcome & Overview of Quality & Value Innovation Consortium (QVIC) Activities

Stacy Farr, PhD, MPH; University of Missouri – Kansas City

3:10-3:20pm: State Perspective: Navigating OUD Care Coordination during COVID-19

-Shawn Billings, Director of Substance Use Programming, Missouri Hospital Association

3:20-3:30pm: Community Healthcare Treatment Perspective: Treating Opioid Use Disorder in Kansas City (Missouri) with KC EPICC
-Casey Spartz, Program Manager, Heartland Center for Behavioral Change

3:30-3:40pm: State Healthcare Perspective: Missouri’s Medication First Model: Increasing Access to OUD Treatment
-Angeline Stanislaus, MD; Chief Medical Director; Missouri Department of Mental Health

3:40-3:50pm: Community Treatment Perspective: Peer Recovery Coaching during COVID-19
-Tommy McGee, KC EPICC Peer Recovery Coach

3:50-4:00pm: Research Perspective: Determining Implementation Variation and Outcome Measures for a Peer Recovery Coach Program  
-Danielle Olds, MPH, PhD, RN, CIC, Research Assistant Professor, University of Kansas Medical Center; and Tracey LaPierre, PhD, MA, MSc, Associate Professor; University of Kansas

4:00-4:10pm: Research Perspective: Proposals Submitted, Process Mapping Updates, and Measuring Quantitative Outcomes
-Holly Hagle, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, School of Nursing & Health Studies; and Yifei Liu, BS Pharm, PhD, Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy; University of Missouri- Kansas City
– David Jarmolocwiz, PhD, MS, MA, Associate Professor; University of Kansas

4:10-4:30pm Questions & Discussion – Panel

4:30pm: Wrap-up
John Spertus, MD, MPH; and Stacy Farr, PhD, MPH


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