DIA Health Care Services Board Meeting via WebEx Scheduled for 1/22/22
Contact for DIA Health Care Services Board Meeting via WebEx Scheduled for 1/22/22
Executive Director Diane Neelon, RN, JD, Office of Health Policy
David Michels, Esq., Assistant General Counsel
Overview of DIA Health Care Services Board Meeting via WebEx Scheduled for 1/22/22
The Health Care Services Board (HCSB) meeting will be held remotely due to State guidance to minimize the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The meeting will be held via WebEx and convene on January 22, 2022 at 9:30 AM. The Board will vote on the minutes of the previous meeting and review the Chronic Pain Treatment Guideline. Cora Roelofs, ScD Research Faculty, Center for the Promotion of Health in the New England Workplace, University of Massachusetts Lowell, will report on the progress of the Department of Industrial Accidents Opioid Alternative Treatment Pathway Program and considerations for opioid tapering guidelines.
The HCSB Treatment Guideline Subcommittee will meet remotely prior to the full Board meeting at 8:00 AM to review and discuss the most recent draft of the Chronic Pain Treatment Guideline.
Members of the public are welcome to attend the 9:30 AM HCSB meeting via WebEx. Public participants must mute their devices at all times. Failure to mute, attempts to comment, and attempts to disrupt the meeting in any way, intentional or otherwise, by any public participant may result in being blocked from the meeting.
Any person interested in attending this remote meeting should contact David Michels as soon as possible at firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be provided with a link to join the meeting.