The National Opioid Crisis: Your Practice, Your Responsibility

Aired on October 20th, 2016

This webinar will spotlight the unique considerations of each of the four APRN roles as it relates to the opioid abuse and misuse crisis. Participants will have a better understand of their role and responsibility supporting this work.

This webinar offers free continuing nursing education units (including pharmacology).

NOTE:This webinar is open to everyone including non-members, communities of interest, practice representatives, and AACN member schools including deans, faculty, staff and students

Opioid Webinar Series

September 8, 2016
Answering the Call to Action: Addressing the Nation’s Opioid Crisis
2:00-3:00 pm (ET)

September 22, 2016
Understanding the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain and other National Strategies
2:00-3:00 pm (ET)

October 6, 2016
The Opioid Crisis: APRN Curricular Integration
2:00-3:00 pm (ET)

Webinar Speakers

Bruce A. Schoneboom, PhD
Senior Director
Education and Professional Development
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Bruce A. Schoneboom, PhD, CRNA, FAAN, COL (Ret), USA is the Senior Director for Education and Professional Development at the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA). In this role he provides strategic leadership to the AANA and is responsible for advancing nurse anesthesia education by developing a robust continuum of professional development opportunities for members and supervising a high quality Continuing Education approval process. Dr. Schoneboom graduated from Texas Wesleyan University in 1991 with a Masters in Health Science (Nurse Anesthesia), the Uniformed Services University of the Health Science in 2000 with a PhD in Neuroscience, and the National War College in 2011 with a Masters In National Security and Strategy. He was inducted as a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing in 2009. Bruce is a veteran of the military serving 30 years in the US Army and retired in 2014 with the rank of Colonel. His military career includes a one year combat tour to Afghanistan and command at the battalion and brigade level. His military awards include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal (with 2 oak leaf clusters), and the Bronze Star.

Randall Hudspeth, PhD
Clinical Consultant
RSHudspeth Consulting, LLC

Dr. Randall Hudspeth is a practice consultant specialized in APRN pain management practices with clinical experience as a NP in pain management, palliative care and addiction treatment. For the past 25 years Dr. Hudspeth has been in senior nursing administration with a primary focus of APRN practice and program management in acute care settings. Dr. Hudspeth is currently serving on the national CO*RE Faculty Advisory Panel and is a national lecturer on Safe Opioid Prescribing: Safe Practice, Changing Lives. . He was elected to two terms on the board of directors of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing and served 6 years on the NCSBN APRN Committee. He is a fellow in both the American Institute of Regulatory Excellence (FRE) and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (FAANP). Dr. Hudspeth has published more than 120 peer reviewed articles on practice and regulation and consults with multiple state boards of nursing on APRN practice issues.

Daisy Goodman, DNP
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Perinatal Addiction Treatment Program
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Daisy Goodman, CNM, DNP, MPH is a certified nurse midwife in clinical practice at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and a Clinical Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Community and Family Medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, and teaches healthcare quality improvement at The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice. Dr. Goodman currently practices as a nurse-midwife at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and is part of the leadership team at the Medical Center's Perinatal Addiction Treatment Program. Prior to coming to Dartmouth-Hitchcock in 2013, she was involved in the development of perinatal substance use services in rural Maine, and is a co-author of Maine’s Snuggle ME Guidelines, a project sponsored by ME CDC to promote best practice in the management of perinatal substance use.

Michael Urton, MSN
Clinical Nurse Specialist
WakeMed Rehabilitation

Michael Urton is an Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist at the WakeMed Rehabilitation Hospital in Raleigh, NC where he coordinates safety and quality initiatives for complex inpatient rehabilitation patient populations. Mr. Urton retired from the United States Navy Nurse Corps in 2014 as a Lieutenant Commander after a 22-year career serving military members and their families in a variety of healthcare settings. Mr. Urton is an active speaker and educator, having presented for both local and national organizations on a variety pain-related topics. His passion for chronic pain management have led to the development of an inpatient pain consultation role focused on complex pain management quality and safety during inpatient rehabilitation.

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