THR Opioid Responsible Organization

Target Audience

This online interprofessional educational enduring material is designed for physicians, nurses and pharmacists. Its purpose is to address the need for new standards of care for opioid use and alternative pain management to be incorporated into Texas Health’s culture.  These standards will ensure Texas Health is an opioid responsible organization.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this online enduring material, participants should be able to:

  • Review the history and background of opiate use disorder
  • Determine the distinct and shared roles, goals and behaviors of nurses, pharmacists and physicians practicing in an Opioid Responsible Organization
  • Describe best practices prescribing and monitoring controlled substances including the use of the prescription monitoring program.
  • Summarize the key topics and methods to communicate with patients and families regarding the prescription of an opioid or other controlled substance
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    In support of improving patient care, Texas Health Resources is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    The Texas Health Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
    • 1.00 Ethics Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Attendance
    • 1.00 Ethics Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Nursing Contact Hour(s)
    In support of improving patient care, Texas Health Resources is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
    • 1.00 Ethics Credit(s)
Course opens: 
03/01/2021
Course expires: 
03/01/2023
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    In support of improving patient care, Texas Health Resources is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    The Texas Health Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
    • 1.00 Ethics Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Attendance
    • 1.00 Ethics Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Nursing Contact Hour(s)
    In support of improving patient care, Texas Health Resources is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
    • 1.00 Ethics Credit(s)

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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