Co-Incident: Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) and Chronic Pain - November 16, 2022

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Target Audience

Primary care physicians, internists, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and physician assistants

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the basic concepts of addiction (substance use disorders) and chronic pain
  • Cite MOUD that can be used to treat patients with OUD who also have co-morbid chronic pain
  • Describe the relationship including the differences, similarities, and interplay between OUD and chronic pain
  • Describe and devise a treatment plan that employs effective, evidenced-based treatments and interventions for individuals with co-incident and active OUD and chronic pain
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University 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
Course opens: 
11/16/2022
Course expires: 
11/15/2023
Rating: 
0

Course Director: Chris Shanahan, MD

Accreditation Statements:
Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Boston University 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.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University 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
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