This session will explore current trends in diversion among healthcare professionals and the most commonly diverted medications. Discussions will include the financial implications related to diversions and recent settlements and strategies for diversion prevention that can be applied to your center. Recent diversion cases in surgery centers will be focused on to help prevent or recognize diversion in your surgery center.
Discuss rates of abuse in healthcare professionals and list examples of the most commonly diverted controlled substances. Recognize opportunities to divert in the ambulatory surgery setting and how diversion occurs
Explain financial implications related to diversions and recent settlements
Propose strategies for diversion prevention in your surgery setting
Apply real life diversion cases to help prevent or recognize diversion in your surgery center