Gain evidence-based tools to prescribe opioids for chronic and terminally ill patients, learn how to manage complex cases of pain, and discuss current prescribing guidelines that are recommended by the FDA and AAHPM. Discuss the benefits vs. the burden of commonly prescribed opioids and how to use appropriately.
Contact hours available until 4/2/18.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee: No planning committee member discloses a potential or actual conflict of interest.
Speakers: There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and GAPNA.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Learning Outcome: Outline the basics of opioid use in chronic and terminally ill.