This activity is designed to change: Competence, Performance, Patient Outcomes. 0.5 hr(s)
After completing this activity participants will be able to:
- Evaluate a patient’s need for opioid therapy to manage acute pain
- Assess the safety of prescribing opioids for acute pain in the context of urgent care with an unknown patient
- Follow current guidelines when prescribing opioids for acute pain in terms of dosage and amount prescribed
- Provide targeted patient education regarding opioids for patients in the context of being treated for acute pain in urgent care
Audience and Accreditation
|AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™||0.5 hr(s)||03/25/19||03/25/22|
Accreditation Statement: Clinical Tools, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ Designation Statement: Clinical Tools, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
A letter of completion for 0.5 hour(s) is available for non-physicians.
A score of 70% on the post-test is required to complete the activity.
Initial development of this activity was supported by a grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (#1R44DA027245-01).
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