Integrating Controlled Substance Risk Assessment and Management into Dental Practice

July 21, 2021
1:00 PM (EDT)

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Presenter(s): Ronald Kulich, PhD, Professor, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Department of Diagnostic Sciences, Lecturer, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine/Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital

Target Audience: This activity was developed to meet the needs of dentists and all interprofessional healthcare providers or clinical administrators and healthcare teams.

Webinar Description: This webinar that will cover evidence-based strategies for integrating controlled substance risk assessment into the dental practice and other clinical practices where providers and providers-in-training from diverse healthcare professions care for patients. Attendees will learn to: review the prevalence of substance misuse and abuse among dental patients, reduce risk by doing a brief structured assessment, recognize comorbid patient risk factors, use of state prescription drug monitoring programs, and collaborate with other healthcare colleagues.

Educational Objectives:

  • Recognize patient risk factors for misuse and abuse of controlled substances
  • Review tools for assessing patient risk, including validated screeners and state prescription drug monitoring program databases
  • Identify strategies for improved interprofessional care of complex patients with active substance use disorder

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Note: This archive webinar is not designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant no. 1H79TI081968 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

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Date:
July 21
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:

Other

Presenter
Ronald Kulich, PhD, Professor, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Department of Diagnostic Sciences, Lecturer, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine/Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Time Zone
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