Stage 1: Prepare & Launch
Over the course of two team meetings and a kickoff event, the Practice Coach uses the Prepare & Launch Guide to help practices establish their opioid improvement team, investigate their current opioid management practices, and begin to engage clinicians and staff to focus the work going forward.
This is a starting list of activities for this stage, which you can adapt to your needs.
|Building Block Activities|
|Leadership & consensus|
|Policies, patient agreements, and workflows
|Tracking & monitoring patient care
|Planned, patient-centered visits
|Caring for complex patients