Assessing Risks and Reducing Harms of Opioid Use: Discussion of Additional Cases related to the CDC's 2022 Guidelines - May 17, 2023
This site is for learners who attended the live May 17, 2023, program to claim credit.
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Primary care physicians, internists, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and physician assistants
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Describe how to evaluate risks for opiod related harm.
- Understand how to assess whether the benefits outweigh the risks of concomitant sedative prescribing.
- Understand how to assess the benefits and risks of toxicology testing for safe opioid prescribing.
- Describe how to implement risk mitigation strategies.
In support of improving patient care, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 1 hour of opioid education.
ADA statement: To request reasonable accommodations for a disability please contact MCSTAP@beaconhealthoptions.com, in writing, at least two weeks prior to the activity.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 MA Opioid Education Statement
- 1.00 Participation