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CME : 15.00

Opioid Conference: Evidence, Clinical Considerations & Best Practice 2019

Nov 07 - 09, 2019   |   Rancho Mirage, California  United States of America
Organized by : Mayo Clinic
Specialties : Emergency Medicine   |   Psychiatry   |   Family Medicine   |   Pain Medicine   |   Pain Management   |   Psychology   |   Family Practice   |   Addiction Medicine   |   Internal Medicine   |   Internal Medicine and General Medicine

Opioid Conference: Evidence, Clinical Considerations & Best Practice 2019 is organized by Mayo Clinic and will be held from Nov 07 - 09, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, Rancho Mirage, California, United States of America.

Target Audience:
This topic is important and has become a more visible public health issue. All fields within medicine that provide direct patient care are impacted, including both the inpatient medical, surgical and outpatient settings. All providers who prescribe (MD, DO, NPs, PAs, CNS) or administer (nurses, pharmacists, etc.) opioids to patients would benefit from attending this course. This course is particularly relevant for primary care providers that maintain and monitor patients on chronic opioid therapy.

Available Credit:
• 14.25 AAFP Prescribed
• 15.00 ACPE
• 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
• 15.00 ANCC
• 15.00 Attendance

Course Description:
The Mayo Clinic Opioid Conference: Evidence, Clinical Considerations & Best Practice 2019 aims to highlight the shift in guidelines and public concern regarding the use of opioids in medical practice and provides the most up-to-date information regarding the appropriate indication for opioids in clinical practice. Topics cover the basics of opioids, evidence-based guidelines for opioids, medication monitoring, tapering and legal considerations. In addition, the course covers a broad range of issues, including opioid addiction and difficult patient conversations and guidelines to standardize the practice of opioid prescribing.

Course Highlights:
• Learn the most up-to-date information regarding the appropriate indication for opioids in clinical practice.
• Discuss the basics of opioids, evidence-based guidelines for opioids, medication monitoring, tapering and legal considerations.
• Address opioid addiction, difficult patient conversations and guidelines to standardize the practice of opioid prescribing.

Learning Objectives:
• Review opioid practice updates and discuss how to implement best practices for prescribing and proper opioid disposal
• Formulate a plan to appropriately monitor and/or taper patients chronically using opioids
• Discuss how to manage acute pain in patients on buprenorphine and methadone
• Learn to identify and treat patients suffering from pain and pain-associated depression/anxiety
• Discuss non-opioid adjuvants and interventional pain therapies to put “more tools in your toolbox.”

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Thomas P. Pittelkow
Thomas P. Pittelkow

Anesthesiology

Attending

Caroline  Wright
Caroline Wright

General practice

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Anna-Marie
Anna-Marie

Nurse Practitioner

Cheri Allen
Cheri Allen

Critical Care Medicine

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Registration Desk

Contact No. : 507-422-6078
1-800-323-2688
5075387229
Email:

bwhbei@bwh.harvard.edu
cme@mayo.edu
Abstraction date:
August 15, 2019

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Venue Address

The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage
68900 Frank Sinatra Dr
Rancho Mirage, California, United States of America

Official Hotel

The Ritz Carlton - Rancho Mirage,

68900 Frank Sinatra Drive,

Rancho Mirage, California, United States of America 92270,

+1 (760) 321-8282

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