1. Review the Course Information
Title: Best Practices: Opioid Prescribing
Origin: Hershey CME Conference
Presenter: Gregory Dobash, MD, FAAFP
- Define the DSM-5 criteria for opioid use disorder (OUD);
- List the three approved medications for medication assisted treatment (MAT) for OUD and their indications;
- Describe the CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain, including patient-centered tapering practices.
Faculty Disclosure Statement: The speaker has no conflict of interest, financial agreement, or working affiliation with any group or organization. The speaker has attested that their presentation will be free of all commercial bias toward a specific company and its products. The speaker indicated that the content of the presentation will not include discussion of unapproved or investigational uses of products or devices.
CME Credits: 1.00 credits
Handouts: download here
Patient Safety (y/n): Yes
* This session meets opioid education requirements
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3. Watch the Video
4. Take the Post -Test
This Enduring Material activity, Hershey CME Conference CME, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 4/17/20. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This enduring material, Best Practices: Opioid Prescribing, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.00 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CME Certificate Explanation
You must complete the post-test as proof of participation in order to receive your CME certificate. After completion of the post-test, you will be directed to a webpage where you can download your CME certificate.