Evidence-Based Prescribing: Tools You Can Use to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

Registration is Now Open

EducationCircleIcon2-cropped-(1).jpgThe Pennsylvania Department of Health and Quality Insights have partnered to provide LIVE VIRTUAL education sessions that meet the PA Act 124 of 2016 continuing medical education (CME) requirements for opioid education.*

These sessions are provided at no-cost to any healthcare providers and staff who are interested in participating. 

Below is the schedule of the upcoming sessions. Each training is one hour in duration. Please register for the sessions you'd like to attend.

 
 Date  Time  Module Registration
9/29/21 2:00 p.m. Module 2: How to Integrate the Use of the PDMP into the Workflow to Make Clinical Decisions Register Here
10/5/21 12:00 p.m. Module 6: Approaches to Addressing Substance Use Disorder with Patients Identified by the PDMP Register Here
10/14/21 1:00 p.m. Module 5: Referral to Treatment for Substance Use Disorder Related to Opioid Use Register Here
10/21/21 2:00 p.m. Module 7: Effective Opioid Tapering Practices Register Here
10/26/21 12:00 p.m. Module 2: How to Integrate the Use of the PDMP into the Workflow to Make Clinical Decisions Register Here
11/3/21 1:00 p.m. Module 3: Using the PDMP to Optimize Pain Management Register Here
11/11/21 2:00 p.m. Module 4: Opioid Prescribing Guide Register Here
11/16/21 12:00 p.m. Module 6: Approaches to Addressing Substance Use Disorder with Patients Identified by the PDMP Register Here
12/2/21 1:00 p.m Module 5: Referral to Treatment for Substance Use Disorder Related to Opioid Use Register Here
12/8/21 2:00 p.m. Module 7: Effective Opioid Tapering Practices Register Here
12/14/21 1:00 p.m. Module 3: Using the PDMP to Optimize Pain Management Register Here

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*The University of Pittsburgh designates each module for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  The University of Pittsburgh has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.