Time Commitment: 4 Hrs 0 min over 90 days
Group Size: 40 Maximum Group Members
Credits Available: 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™, ANCC contact hours(Advanced Pharmacotherapy contact hours), Physical Therapy credit, and ADA CERP – Continuing Education Recognition Program credit.

Please refer to the individual modules for credit details.

This curriculum will help healthcare providers prescribe and monitor opioids for analgesia in a safe manner that minimizes the risks of side effects, dependence and addiction.

Self Study

Live Group Discussions

  • Group Discussion 1

    This Live Group Discussion will focus on the Baseline self-assessment and the content of the first few self-study modules. Group Members are encouraged to actively participate by discussing any challenges they are encountering and responding to other members' contributions.

  • Group Discussion 2

    This Live Group Discussion will focus on any challenges that the group may have had with the later self-study modules and the Final self-assessment. New clinical practice challenges, such as COVID-19, will also be addressed.

Group Tasks

  • Assessing Pain and Developing a Treatment Plan for a Patient with Acute Pain

    This Group Task will enable you to practice the clinical skills that are necessary to safely and effectively prescribe opioids as part of a pain control treatment plan.

  • Assessing Pain and Developing a Treatment Plan for a Patient with Chronic Pain

    This Group Task will enable you to practice the clinical skills that are necessary to safely and effectively prescribe opioids as part of a pain control treatment plan.

  • Assessing Pain and Developing a Treatment Plan for a Patient with Acute Pain (DENTAL PATIENT)

    This Group Task will enable you to practice the clinical skills that are necessary to safely and effectively prescribe opioids as part of a pain control treatment plan.

Interested in becoming a Group Leader?

Requirements:
Group Leaders are health care professionals who either prescribe opioids or manage patients in pain or patients who are at risk for opioid addiction. Apply Now

You cannot sign up as a Group Member because there are no groups available or because you are already signed up.