The CDC has been researching the impact of opioid overdose to protect the public’s health and prevent opioid overdose deaths using surveillance and research. You will focus on two primary areas: 1) opioid prescribing guidelines for physicians, and 2) ways hospitals can create prescription drug monitoring as a part of their Quality Management Department (see https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/index.html).
Locate a peer-reviewed journal article related to quality in healthcare. Analyze how this article can be used in the Quality Management (QM) Department.Determine how your article can be used by hospitals to monitor prescription drug programs.Write a 150-word summary of your article and determine how it can be used in the QM. The summary should follow the SESC formula: State, Explain, Support and Conclude.Utilizing SWS format, write a reference at the bottom of your summary. The citation must follow SWS format. This course requires use of new Student Writing Standards (SWS). The format is different than other Strayer University courses. Please take a moment to review the SWS documentation for details.