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The PBI Prescribing Course: Opioids, Pain Management, and Addiction – Nurse Edition – Professional Boundaries, Inc (PBI)
August 20, 2016 - August 21, 2016$1,350
The faculty for this course are selected by PBI and approved by the University of California Irvine School of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education. Developed for all prescribers as well as for those dealing with administrative or disciplinary issues. State specific for statute and guidelines through an individualized pre-course component.
Upon completion participants should be able to:
- Apply the prescribing laws and regulations into clinical practice for the safe and effective use of opioids and controlled substances.
- Produce and maintain medical records documenting compliance prescribing laws and documenting appropriate management and treatment of chronic pain.
- Differentiate opioid dependency and addiction to minimize abuse potential and maximize pain management.
- Implement safer, more effective treatment with improved outcome through the application of a comprehensive knowledge of the spectrum of pain medications.