Integrated Addiction Medicine Consult Service and Emergency Medicine Physician
Presbyterian Healthcare System, Santa Fe and Espanola
Santa Fe, NM
Dr. Ketcham serves as an emergency physician and an addiction specialist (inpatient consultative service) in Santa Fe and Espanola, New Mexico for the Presbyterian Health System. He is the medical director of an opioid addiction treatment clinic, in Farmington, NM, utilizing methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone. He is the co-founder and the chair-elect of the Pain Management & Addiction Medicine Section of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). He has been at the forefront in developing effective administrative methods for reducing opioid administration and prescribing in the ED, as well as successfully initiating opioid addiction treatment in the ED. In 2016 he was called to testify before the United States Congress, House Judiciary Committee in a hearing regarding the impact on patient care due to the rapid price increases of naloxone and buprenorphine. He has been interviewed by NPR and NBC for his work on opioid addiction.
Wednesday, April 24
7:15 AM – 8:30 AM