Conference 2018 | Advanced Practice in Primary and Acute Care | Saturday Full Day | Helping Our Opioid Addicted Patients
Saturday Full Day Session | October 13, 2018
FD2: Helping Our Opioid Addicted Patients: Buprenorphine Waiver Course
8:30 am - 3:45 pm | Matt Perez, MD
Learn to identify and treat opioid use disorder (OUD), prescribe buprenorphine and utilize urine drug screening in this case-based primary care course sponsored by the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry. This six-hour workshop completes 4 hours of training towards the 24 required for ARNPs to prescribe buprenorphine (the rest of the training can be completed online). Includes an approach to chronic pain and opioid use disorder treatment through case study analysis.
Sponsored by The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP)
- 6.00 Contact hours
- 6.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level