By Karen Drexler, MD
Module Description: This online module is designed for providers serving veterans with chronic pain. It describes the scope of the problem of pain among Veterans and the Veterans Affairs (VA) – Department of Defense (DoD) Stepped Model of Pain Care as well as other related VA policies and procedures. Participants will gain skills to mitigate the risks of long-term opioid therapy (LTOT) among Veterans and to assist Veteran patients to access VA healthcare resources.
Note: This online module is not designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.