2020.11.06 | Boots on the Ground: Crucial Conversations Related to Medication Tapering

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. | November 6, 2020 | Eva Quirion, NP, Ph.D.

This webinar will provide a basic framework for conducting the difficult conversations that surround tapering, emphasizing the significance of tapering plans and agreements.

Description

Register HERE | 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. | November 6, 2020 | 1 Continuing Medical Education or 1 Contact Hour

This webinar will provide a basic framework for conducting the difficult conversations that surround tapering, emphasizing the significance of tapering plans and agreements. Dr. Quirion will address possible tapering reactions and offer guidance for responding to those outcomes.  Case studies will be reviewed to address the challenges when tapering plans do not have the desired effect.

About the Presenter

Eva Quirion, NP, Ph.D., Dr. Quirion has worked closely with primary care providers to improve patient safety related to chronic pain medications and other controlled substances.  Read more

Contact Hours
A completed evaluation is required to receive a certificate of contact hours for the following:

1.5 CME for physicians,  physician assistants, and nurses.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Maine Medical Education Trust and (name of nonaccredited provider). The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

1.5 Contact hours for social workers, licensed professional clinical counselors, psychologists and others

1.5 contact hours for CHES. CCSME is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.

Pending approval for 1.5 contact hours by the Maine Board of Alcohol and Drug Counselors.

1.5 contact hours Maine Prevention Certification Board: This learning activity has been pre-approved by the
Maine Prevention Certification Board and meets the requirements for Prevention Specialist Certification in Maine.

Disclosure

Neither the presenter nor program planners have any commercial or conflict of interest to disclose associated with this webinar.

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