Pain Management Webinar

December 17, 2012

Pain Management Webinar

As you may know, effective 1/01/2013, MaineCare will implement a new Pain Management Policy. On Thursday, December 20th from 9-11 a.m. MaineCare’s Medical Director, Kevin Flanigan, MD, will host a webinar for opioid prescribers to discuss our new Pain Management Program.

To join the webinar: 1. Go to:http://stateofmaine.adobeconnect.com/painmgtpolicyformainecare/">http://stateofmaine.adobeconnect.com/painmgtpolicyformainecare/>http://stateofmaine.adobeconnect.com/painmgtpolicyformainecare/ 2. Select “Enter as a Guest” 3. Enter your first and last name to sign in. 4. When the “Join the Audio Conference” screen appears, enter your telephone number including the area code, in the “Dial-Out” box. 5. Select “Join.” 6. The Adobe computers will call your telephone number. When you answer the call, press 1 to connect to the conference. If you choose to listen 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.