PCSS-O Upcoming Webinar: Are you a Safe Prescriber? A Legal/Regulatory Perspective on Evaluating and Monitoring Patients/Opioid Suitability

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Are you a Safe Prescriber? A Legal/Regulatory Perspective on Evaluating and Monitoring Patients/Opioid Suitability

July 23, 2013 1 pm - 2 pm ET

Prescribers’ Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies (PCSS-O) is a three year grant funded by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA),Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT). It is a collaborative project led by American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) with: American Dental Association (ADA), American Medical Association (AMA), American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine (AOAAM), American Psychiatric Association (APA), American Society for Pain Management Nursing (ASPMN), and International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA). These organizations are providing training and education on the safe and effective prescribing of opioid medications in the treatment of pain and/or opioid addiction.
                             
Webinar Information:

A webinar offered by American Society for Pain Management Nursing (ASPMN).

Webinar Objectives:
1. Identify current legal/regulatory issues in the use of controlled medications to treat pain.

2. Refresh critical DEA regulatory requirements

3. Identify critical practice improvements to ensure quality opioid suitability and proper risk/benefit analysis

4. Identify critical new resources to aid in practice self-audit and overall prescribing compliance

                               
Date: July 23, 2013

Speaker: Jennifer Bolen, JD – The J. Bolen Group LLC
Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET
                                                                       
To Register: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/453815206

Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by Prescribers’ Clinical Support System for Opioid Therapies (1H79TI023439) from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.