Episode Summary

“Cut the Count" is a new campaign involving surgeons across Ontario is urging them to consider prescribing fewer opioids after surgery.

Episode Notes

“Cut the Count" is a new campaign involving surgeons across Ontario is urging them to consider prescribing fewer opioids after surgery. We talk with one of the surgeons leading that campaign. We will also be talking to a family physician about the important role family doctors can play in helping patients manage pain after surgery guided by a quality standard on managing patients with acute pain that has been produced by Health Quality Ontario.

About the Show

A podcast about emerging trends and issues affecting health care quality in Ontario.