CDC Recommendations for Nonopioid Treatments in the Management of Chronic Pain
Treating Chronic Pain without Opioids
CDC & ODPHP’s Response to U.S. Opioid Overdose Epidemic
December 13, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
CDC Webinar Series
CDC Webinar Series on New Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
In an effort to imbed Guideline recommendations within education and training for providers, CDC will be hosting a seven-part webinar series about the Guideline. Each one-hour webinar will be available as a live webinar broadcast and as archived recordings following the live webinars. These are free and offer continuing education credit to physicians, nurses, pharmacists, health educators, and other healthcare providers.
Non-Opioid Treatments: Addressing Recommendation 1
Assessing Benefits and Harms of Opioid Therapy: Addressing Recommendations 1, 2, 7, and 8
Dosing and Titration of Opioids: Addressing Recommendations 4, 5, and 7
Assessment and Evidence-based Treatments for Opioid Use Disorder
Risk Mitigation Strategies to Reduce Opioid Overdoses
Effectively Communication with Patients about Opioid Therapy
Answering the Call for Opioid Education
The National Opioid Crisis: Your Practice, Your Responsibility
The Opioid Crisis: APRN Curricular Integration
Understanding the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain and other National Strategies
Answering the Call to Action: Addressing the Nation’s Opioid Crisis
Effective Treatments for Opioid Use Disorders: Educating & Empowering Nurses During an Epidemic
Presented by the American Psychiatric Nurses Association
Overview of the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain: A Review of Recommendations 1-12
The first webinar will provide an overview of the CDC recommendations and learn when and how opioids should be initiated for chronic pain, how to assess risk and address harms of opioid use, and when and how opioids should be discontinued.
Presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Using Case Studies for Intergrating Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Into Curriculum
SBIRT is an approach to the delivery of early intervention and treatment to people with substance use disorders and those at risk of developing these disorders (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services).
These webinars offer free continuing nursing education units (including pharmacology).
For webinar support, contact Sydny Grossman at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (202) 463-6930 ext. 243.