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Patient Counseling: Preventing and Combating Opioid Misuse - WEB-OT364

Patient Counseling: Preventing and Combating Opioid Misuse

by Pete Nielsen, MA, BS, CAI, CCJP, CADC II, ICADC, CA CCS
WEB-OT364
(4.8 / 5 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Occupational Therapy (0.10 AOTA CEU)

ONLINE
Price: $19.00
CE-PRO Price: $9.50

Summary:

Education is a key component of healthcare for which we could all use more time. In the midst of competing demands for planning care, implementing clinical interventions, and documentation, healthcare professionals find themselves trying to carve out quality time for patient education. With the current opioid epidemic, what is critical information professionals need to know to assess the nature of patient’s and client’s opioid use, provide education and/or counseling for opioid use, and refer persons to applicable resources for substance misuse or abuse.

Objectives:

The goal of this presentation is to discuss assessment of and resources for opioid misuse and substance use disorder. Upon completion of the webinar, learners will be able to:
  • Describe information related to opioid misuse in today’s society
  • Identify screening and treatment options for substance misuse
  • Describe information related to American Society of Addiction Medicine criteria
 
Content Level: Intermediate
Instructional Method: Online Course — Recorded Webinar
 
Content Focus
OT Process: Intervention
OT Process: Outcomes
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, ARNPs/APRNs, dietitians/nutritionists, nursing assistants, occupational therapists, pharmacists, physicians, physicians assistants, psychiatrists, and social workers.
 
Occupational therapists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
OnCourse Learning is an approved provider of continuing education for occupational therapists by the American Occupational Therapy Association. AOTA does not endorse specific course content, products, or clinical procedures.
 
OnCourse Learning is also accredited by the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy and Alabama State Board of Occupational Therapy (provider # 50-1489).
 

Course Originally Released on: 8/31/2018
Date of Most Recent Review: 8/31/2018
Course Termination/Update Date: 8/31/2021

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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Tara T - apache, OK  ·  Oct 29, 2018
It was very informative
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kelli P - Tyler, TX  ·  Oct 27, 2018
Great course to help raise awareness and educate health care providers on this huge problem in America.
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ONLINE
Price: $19.00
CE-PRO Price: $9.50