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MICIS: Improving Opioid Prescribing and Patient Safety: Part 2
1. Practice Transformation & QI for Opioids/Chronic Pain

-Review best practices in practice transformation for opioid prescribing
-Focus on team-based care including developing “CSI” (controlled substance initiative) teams

2. Harm reduction: diagnosis & treatment of opioid use disorder including MAT, naloxone prescribing, and risks of co-prescribing benzodiazepines

-Appropriately diagnose opioid use disorder
-Understand requirements and benefits of buprenorphine and naltrexone prescribing
-Anticipate prescribing naloxone for all patients and families at risk

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.

Dec 5, 2017 12:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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