Best Practices for Treatment of Acute Pain: Express Interest and Pre-Survey

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  • You will be contacted within 2 business days by Carol Stone at the RI Department of Health to schedule. 
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Overview

Patients who undergo certain medical procedures may experience acute pain. Safe and effective treatment is essential in ensuring functional recovery, quality of life and decreased risk of persistent post procedure pain. This course will provide practical resources and tools to assist in managing postoperative acute pain. 

Target Audience

This educational initiative is designed for all Rhode Island licensed Prescribers including primary care physicians, physician specialists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, dentists, and other medical professionals involved in the care of patients in need of acute pain management. 

Learning Objectives

After participating in this activity, the learner should be better able to: 

  1. Calculate morphine milligram equivalents (MME) in order to prescribe safer dosages of opioids.
  2. Identify high risk patients and prescribe naloxone to these patients to prevent risk of overdose death.
  3. Identify non-opioid therapeutic options for acute pain management.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ADA
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.
Course opens: 
05/25/2021
Course expires: 
07/01/2022
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Instructor / Trainer

Collette C. Onyejekwe PharmD, RPh
Chief Health Program Evaluator
Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Division of Customer Service
Academic Detailer
Rhode Island Department of Health
Providence, RI

Co-Chairs

James McDonald MD MPH
Chief Administrative Officer
Board of Medical Licensure & Discipline
Medical Director, Center for Customer Services
Medical Director, Health Policy, Informatics and Communications
Medial Director, Drug Overdose Prevention Program
Rhode Island Department of Health

Collette C. Onyejekwe PharmD, RPh
Chief Health Program Evaluator
Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Division of Customer Service
Academic Detailer
Rhode Island Department of Health
Providence, RI

Planning Committee

Jeffrey Bratberg, PharmD, FAPhA
Academic Collaborations Officer
Rhode Island Department of Health
Providence, RI

Lauren Conkey MPH
Community and Outreach Programs Manager
Rhode Island Department of Health
Providence, RI

Rachael Elmaleh
Communications Manager
Rhode Island Department of Health
Providence, RI

Christina Hom, MPH
Program Evaluator
Rhode Island Department of Health
Providence, RI

Jennifer Koziol MPH
Program Administrator
Rhode Island Department of Health

Jennifer Maloney
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, RI

Meghan McCormick, MPH
Acting Chief of Center for Health Promotion
Rhode Island Department of Health
Providence, RI

Carol Stone
Grant Project Specialist
Rhode Island Department of Health
Providence, RI

Maria Sullivan
Director, Office of Continuing Medical Education
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, RI

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Rhode Island Department of Health.  The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Rhode Island specific: Training meets the requirements set forth in RI Regulation 4.4: Prescriber Training Requirements for Best Practices Regarding Opioid Prescribing

Dental Credit

The Rhode Island Dental Association is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the ADA to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education, ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the providers or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognitions at ADA.org/CERP

*Please note - dental credit certificates are mailed to you directly by the Rhode Island Dental Association.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ADA
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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