The CARA Act: Buprenorphine Prescribing for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

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The CARA Act: Buprenorphine Prescribing for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

August 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Presenter(s): William J. Lorman, JD, PhD, MSN, PMHNP-BC, CARN-AP, FIAAN, Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer Livengrin Foundation, Inc.

Target audience: This webinar is appropriate for providers and/or providers-in-training from diverse healthcare professions including physicians, nurses, dentists, physician assistants, pharmacists, and program administrators.

About the webinar: This webinar will provide information on the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act as it affects APNs and PAs who are waivered to prescribe buprenorphine. Additionally, information about the optimal populations who would benefit from buprenorphine maintenance along with suggested protocols for induction, titration and maintenance.

Educational objectives:

• Summarize the elements of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act
• Describe the patient population who will respond best to buprenorphine maintenance
• Discuss protocols for induction and maintenance of buprenorphine.

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NoteThis archive webinar is not designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Details

Date:
August 21, 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

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Presenter
William J. Lorman, JD, PhD, MSN, PMHNP-BC, CARN-AP, FIAAN
Presenter Details
Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer Livengrin Foundation, Inc.
Time Zone
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