Essay on Questions On Health Care Management
Healthcare Care Management
Individuals who use Opioids are Addicts
Presented By Donovan Greenfield
Presented to Professor Jessica Felizardo March 17, 2016
Individuals who use Opioids are Addicts?
History of Opioids & Statistics
What drugs are considered Opioids?
When was Opioids Created?
What Era patients first prescribed Opioids?
Americas usage with Opioids
Estimated number of individuals in the U.S. who are addicted
What Addiction Characteristics to Opioids
Pain Killers and Pain Management
Chronic Pain Patients
Treatment plan for Pain
Changes and plans for Addiction
Individual Support from Friends and Family
Professor Jessica Felizardo
March 17, 2016
Individuals Who Use Opioids are Addicts
History/ drugs are considered Opioids Individuals who use Opioids are Addicts. The history of this very debatable topic is very educational and interesting. Opioids are drugs that are prescribed for severe to chronic pain, some examples of opioids are: morphine,?methadone, Buprenorphine,?hydrocodone, and?oxycodone.?Heroin?is also an opioid and is illegal. Opioid drugs sold under brand names include: OxyContin?,?Percocet?, Palladone?(taken off the market 7/2005),Vicodin?, Percodan?, Tylox? and?Demerol? among others. These drugs are also classified as a schedule II drug. Substances in this…