Pain Management Webinar

December 13, 2012

Pain Management Webinar

As you may know, effective 1/01/2013, MaineCare will implement a new paid management policy. On Thursday, December 20th from 9-11 a.m. MaineCare’s Kevin Flanigan, MD will host a webinar for opioid prescribers to discuss our new pain management program.

To join the webinar, go to: ">http://stateofmaine.adobeconnect.com/painmgtpolicyformainecare/ Select “Enter as a Guest” and enter your first and last name to sign in. After you enter the meeting room, the “Join the Audio Conference” screen will appear. Enter your telephone number including the area code, in the “Dial-Out” box and select “Join.” The Adobe computers will call your telephone number. When you answer the call, press 1 to connect to the conference. If you choose to call in without participating in the webinar, call 1-877-455-0244 and enter code 1127267168. You can email MIHMSNews.DHHS@maine.gov with questions. Webinar materials and a recording will be available on the MaineCare Provider Updates webpage at: http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/oms/newspageindex.html. These changes are part of the Department of Health and Human Services’ Supplemental Budgets and Administrative Savings Initiatives that were signed by Governor LePage. See Public Law 2011, c. 477 and c. 657. You can find emergency, proposed and adopted rules at: http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/oms/rules/index.shtml. Select the link for the emergency, proposed or adopted rules webpage.