Substance Abuse Treatment as an Integral Part of the Health Care System is organized by UK HealthCare CECentral and will be held from Oct 16, 2014 - Aug 16, 2019.
This activity is designed for prescribers of controlled substances including physicians, nurse practitioners, and dentists and any other interested health care professionals.
The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 1.00 hour of participation.
There is inadequate utilization of the most appropriate treatment for prescription drug abuse. There is a lack of understanding of costs of untreated and treated prescription drug addiction and of the levels of care for treatment.
Upon completion of this educational activity, you will be able to:
• Describe the total costs and consequences of prescription drug abuse on medical care (total stakeholder burden)
• Discuss the treatment costs of prescription drug abuse
• List the ASAM Criteria of Levels of Care for treatment
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.