Substance Use Disorders in Hospital Care

This program meets Wednesdays, noon-1 p.m. PST


This 12-session series will build provider knowledge and systems capacity to treat addiction in hospital settings. Topics may include: 

  • Understanding substance use disorder (SUD): Brain disease of addiction
  • Medications for opioid use disorder, including buprenorphine and methadone 
  • Community SUD treatment settings
  • Acute pain management in a patient with substance use disorder
  • Managing active drug use in hospital care
  • Harm reduction and overdose prevention
  • Trauma informed care 


The planners of this ECHO--Honora Englander and Jessica Gregg--have nothing to disclose

The presenters for this ECHO -- Honora Englander, Jessica Greg, Sean Mahoney, Jackie Sharpe, Stacey Mahoney, Susannah Lujan-Bear, Jennifer Hartley, Juliana Wallace, Ximena Levander, and Lisa Whitmore, have nothing to declare

*Accreditation: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory, the Substance Use Disorder in Hospital Care ECHO has met the requirements as a MOC Part II CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) for the following ABMS Member Boards:
  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Psychiatry and Neurology


Session/Title Date
0 - Zoom Open House (Attendance Optional) 9/11/2019
1 - SUD in HC: ECHO Introduction and Basics 9/18/2019
2 - Buprenorphine in Hospital Care 9/25/2019
3 - Methadone in Hospital Care 10/2/2019
4 - Trauma Informed Care in a Hospital Setting 10/9/2019
5 - Difficult Conversations, Part 1 10/16/2019
6 - Peers Perspectives on Hospital Care 10/23/2019
7 - Overdose Prevention and Harm Reduction 10/30/2019
8 - Methamphetamine Use Disorder 11/6/2019
9 - Community SUD Treatment Settings 11/13/2019
10 - Acute Pain in the Setting of Opioid Use Disorder 11/20/2019
11 - Difficult Conversations, Part 2 12/4/2019
12 - Organizational Buy-in for System Level Change 12/11/2019
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