New in CME Courses: Part 6 of the Get Smart 2017 Curriculum – Safe Means of Administering the Right Therapy using extended-release (ER) and long-acting (LA) opioids

Fight the opioid addiction epidemic!

Know the appropriate drug information to minimize risk in your patients.

 Module 6 Now Available: Specific Drug Information for Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioids.

Target audience:  Primary Care Clinicians, Pain Management Specialists, Nurse practitioners, Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, Nurses, and other clinicians involved in the care of patients on extended-release/long-acting (ER/LA) opioid therapy.

In this sixth and final module of this curriculum, follow up on your patients Emily and Cal, and review the recorded Live Q and A webinar with your Peer Coach – Yvonne D’Arcy, MS, CRNP, CNS, FAANP. Yvonne answered questions from participating clinicians about opioid use in the clinical setting during a live webinar on July 31, 2017. The recorded version is provided in the online activity so that you can get answers to commonly asked questions on safe opioid use in your patients.

In this sixth Module, we will discuss Specific Drug Information for Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioids.

This activity, Specific Drug Information for Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioids offers 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 05. ACPE contact hour, and 0.5 ANCC contact hour.

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If you missed a previous activity in this curriculum, click on the activity title below to get started:

Module 1 Assessing Patients for Treatment with ER/LA Opioid Analgesic Therapy

Module 2 Evaluating and Initiating Opioid ER/LA Analgesic Therapy

Module 3 Managing Therapy with ER/LA Opioid Analgesics 

Module 4 Counseling Patients and Caregivers About the Safe Use of ER/LA Opioid Analgesics

Module 5 General Drug Information for ER/LA Opioid Analgesic Products