Adjunct Approaches to Chronic Pain Management for Individuals with SUD

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Adjunct Approaches to Chronic Pain Management for Individuals with SUD

June 21, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Presenter(s): Stephen A. Wyatt, DO, Board certified addiction psychiatrist based out of North Carolina and affiliated with Middlesex Hospital

About the webinar: The consequences of the dramatic rise in the opioid overdoses has led to a closer examination of the current prescribing practices of these medications in the treatment of chronic pain.  This webinar will give the prescriber and others working with the chronic pain patient tools to; identify patients at risk prior to prescribing, help monitor those currently receiving these medication, and help manage those that have been identified as problematic.  There will also be a review of the tools available on the PCSS-O website useful in working with these individuals.

Educational objectives:

  • Prescribers increase knowledge on evidence-based adjunct approaches to treating or managing chronic pain and actionable tools, trainings, and other resources available to prescribers through PCSS-O.
  • Prescribers understand the potential for misuse, abuse and diversion of prescribed opioid medications.
  • Prescribers will understand the risk factors in the assessment of patients initiating opioid pain medications.
  • Prescribers understand the how to and the importance of monitoring patients on opioid medications.
  • Prescribes will be better prepared to intervene when problem use is identified and have tools to help the patient.

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  7. Upon completion of the evaluation, you will receive your Certificate of Completion via email.
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Note: This archive webinar is not designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Details

Date:
June 21, 2016
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Other

Presenter
Stephen A. Wyatt, DO
Presenter Details
Board certified addiction psychiatrist based out of North Carolina and affiliated with Middlesex Hospital
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<a href="http://pcss-o.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Adjunct-Approaches-to-Chronic-Pain-Management.pdf" target="self">http://pcss-o.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Adjunct-Approaches-to-Chronic-Pain-Management.pdf</a>