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May 9, 2019 10:00 am

Medical Cannabis: What you need to know!

Presented By: Debbie Santos

This presentation provides a quick introduction to medical cannabis, the endocannabinoid system and its function. You’ll gain an understanding how medical cannabis works, some of the potential uses, contraindications and our role in supporting resident care related to medical cannabis use including policy considerations.

  • Overview of Cannabis and the Endocannabinoid System
  • Legislation
  • Administration and Dosage Forms
  • Potential indications and Dosing
  • Side effects, contraindications and monitoring
  • Policy Considerations: Ordering, Receiving, Storing, Disposal, Self-Administration
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