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PBI Best Practice Prescribing: Opioids, Pain Management, and Addiction (RX-3) is organized by Professional Boundaries, Inc. (PBI). and will be held from Sep 10, 2018 - Sep 10, 2021.

Course Credit: 3 CME/CE hours

Prescribers will learn best practices that can be implemented right away from our expert faculty. Engaging and timely, this self-paced course covers common misconceptions about opioids and the opioid epidemic, assessment of patients for misuse potential, setting prescribing-related boundaries, team-based pain management approaches, physical dependence vs. addiction, risky prescribing patterns and how to avoid them, and compliance with documentation, laws, and rules. 

This course addresses issues such as:
• Inappropriate or unsafe prescribing of CDS
• Inadequate treatment and management of patients with chronic pain
• Documentation that does not comply with laws and regulations
• Poor understanding of drug dependence, addiction, and abuse potential

Learning objectives:
• Implement safer, more effective treatment of pain with improved outcomes through the application of a comprehensive knowledge of the spectrum of pain medications
• Apply prescribing laws and regulations into clinical practice for the safe and effective use of opioids and controlled substances
• Produce and maintain medical records that document compliance with prescribing laws and document appropriate management and treatment of chronic pain
• Differentiate opioid dependency and addiction to minimize abuse potential and maximize pain management

Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.

Intended Audience

Pain Management, Addiction Medicine

Activity Payment Details

Activity Fee : USD $129.00

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