Podcast | Nursing Today | S1:E2 | Opioids and the Way Forward: A Patient's Perspective

The Journey of a Chronic Pain Patient

Ron Weaver is a chronic pain patient who has journeyed through opioid use and beyond, and currently teaches a program called A Way Forward. A Way Forward uses alternative therapies to help manage chronic pain. His story provides valuable insight into the opioid crisis from the perspective of the patient.

The lecture was recorded January 2017. Teaching methods include audio and downloadable handouts.

Featuring—

Ron Weaver, BA
Owner, A Way Forward, Coeur d'Alene, ID

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

  1. Understand the patient perspective.
  2. Discuss a potential alternative method for pain treatment.
  3. Give reality to pain victory.

Comments from listeners:

"Ron Weaver's talk was powerful. Great to hear a patient perspective."

"Ron Weaver's session was eye opening.  I am committed to putting myself in the position of the patient."

COMPLETION REQUIREMENTS

  • Listen to the presentation. 
  • Complete the evaluation. 
  • After submitting the evaluation, you can download and print your certificate. A record of contact hours earned will be in your account for six years.   

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 0.50 Contact hours
Available: 
12/13/2017
Expires: 
12/13/2020
Cost:
$4.99

Available Credit

  • 0.50 Contact hours

Activity Availability

Available: 
12/13/2017
Expires: 
12/13/2020

Price

Cost:
$4.99
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