1. Enhancing provider communication skills, building patient/family centered care models & incorporating patient education into practice
-Review Trauma-Informed care
-Discuss integration strategies for behavioral health and chronic pain management
-Demonstrate responses to Choosing Wisely’s 5 Questions
2. Nonopioid & nonpharm treatment of chronic pain—Evidence-based recommendations
-Evidence-based review of alternative treatments for acute & chronic pain
-Discuss comprehensive acute pain management plans & reduce surgical overprescribing
Presented by the Maine Independent Clinical Information Service (MICIS). In 2017 MICIS has 6 clinical modules on Improving Opioid Prescribing and Patient Safety, with two modules covered in each webinar in this 3-webinar series. These modules are standalone topics and attendees can register for any or all of these webinars.
This MICIS activity qualifies for a maximum of 1 CME credits of the 3 CME credit requirement for opioid medication education found in P.L. 2015, Chapter 488, Maine’s recent legislation to address the opioid drug abuse crisis.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Maine Medical Association Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation through the partnership of Maine Medical Education Trust and Maine Independent Clinical Information Service (MICIS). The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association to provide CME activities for physicians.