Pain Management - Opioid

This course meets the Pennsylvania Requirement for Opioid Education:

In order for medical physician and surgeons, medical physician assistants and nurse-midwives with prescriptive authority to renew their license or prescriptive authority approval for the next renewal period, section 9.1(a)(2) of ABC-MAP requires that they complete at least two (2) hours of continuing education:

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This course is FREE to Jefferson Faculty (fulltime or volunteer) and to Jefferson Employed Physicians.   Please contact the Office of CME at jeffersoncpd@jefferson.edu to receive a COUPON CODE.

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Learning Objectives & Target Audience

  • Choose the safest opioid for a particular patient based on comorbid medical conditions and pharmacology of the particular opioid
  • Perform dose conversions between various opioids
  • Aware of regulations for prescribing methadone and buprenorphine for opioid use disorders versus prescribing for pain
 
This course is designed for healthcare professionals with presciptive authority to renew their license or prescriptive authority approval for the next renewal period.
 

Module Issue Date: 07/23/2018   Module Expiration Date: 12/31/2020

Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Content Areas: 
Family Medicine
Patient Safety
Primary Care
Course Format: 
Online Activity
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Patient Safety
Course opens: 
07/23/2018
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
Cost:
$25.00
Rating: 
0
Speaker Biography

William C. Jangro, DO
Dr. Jangro completed his residency in Psychiatry at Stony Brook University Hospital before completing fellowships in Psychosomatic Medicine at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Addiction Psychiatry at Beth Israel Medical Center.  He is board certified in Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, and Addiction Psychiatry and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pain Medicine.  He is heavily involved in Graduate Medical Education.  Clinical interests include Psychiatric-Oncology, Transplant Psychiatry, and Pain Medicine in patients with comorbid Addictions.

This course is open to all interested learners. If you are seeking CE credit, the accreditation requirements for successful completion are: You must register and complete the entire online program, viewing the video in its entirety, obtaining a successful post test score of at least 80%, and completing the online evaluation, in order to receive full credit for this course.  Once these components are completed, you will immediately be able to access your CE Certificate.

If you have any questions, please contact us at JeffersonCPD@jefferson.edu.


ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

PHYSICIANS
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

ALL OTHER INDIVIDUALS
A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to all others.

If you have any questions regarding CE credits for this particular course, please contact us at JeffersonCPD@jefferson.edu.


Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 Patient Safety

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/23/2018
Course expires: 
12/31/2020

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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This course is FREE to Jefferson Faculty (fulltime or volunteer) and to Jefferson Employed Physicians.   Please contact the Office of CME at jeffersoncpd@jefferson.edu to receive a COUPON CODE.

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