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SCOPE Webinar! Get your required CME credit before the end of the year!

Tuesday, November 14, 2017  
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SCOPE of Pain is offering a free CME Webinar on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 10:00am.

Audience: Physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, nurses, physician assistants, and pharmacists

Presenter: Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH, FACP, FASAM
Professor of Medicine and Course Director, Boston University School of Medicine 

Objectives: At the completion of this education activity, you should be able to: 

  • Employ appropriate assessment, monitoring and documentation strategies to meet best practice standards and medico-legal requirements when treating patients with chronic opioid therapy (COT)
  • Apply a practical framework for decision-making on the initiation, dosage modification, and discontinuation of opioid analgesics in the treatment of chronic pain
  • Employ consistent practice tools to adequately assess risk in patients being considered for COT and to effectively manage COT
  • Confidently counsel patients and caregivers about the safe use of opioid medications and communicate about the need for close monitoring
  • Effectively communicate with patients whom you suspect may be misusing opioid analgesics
  • Demonstrate increased understanding of general- and product-specific information of ER/LA opioid analgesics 

Click here for additional details. 
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