Non-Opioid Symptom Management Strategies for Populations Prescribed Opioids

January 26, 2022
1:00 pm

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Presenter(s): Marian Wilson, PhD, MPH, RN, PMGT-BC, Associate Professor, Washington State University College of Nursing

Target Audience
This webinar is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners or other advanced practice nurses, PAs, and pharmacists.

Webinar Description: The presentation will present recent research findings that highlight existing symptom burdens and barriers to relief for adults prescribed opioids for ‎chronic pain or opioid use disorder. The speaker will review best practice recommendations for non-pharmacologic pain management and offer ‎strategies healthcare professionals can adopt to address undermanaged symptom control that can lead to opioid misuse, overdose, and death.

Educational Objectives:

  • Review patient perspectives regarding symptom burdens when prescribed opioids
  • Recognize influences on patients’ choice of non-pharmacologic symptom management treatment options
  • Identify assessment and communication strategies to assist shared decision-making in symptom management

How to obtain your Certificate of Completion:

In order to document your participation in the training, please follow the steps below to obtain your Certificate.

  1. View the recorded webinar.
  2. Click “Survey” and answer the questions to the best of your ability. Upon completion of this survey, it will unlock and allow you to proceed to the final course evaluation.
  3. Click “Evaluation” to complete the final PCSS course evaluation.
  4. Follow instructions at the end of the course regarding how to retrieve a certificate.
  5. If you have any questions or you do not receive your certificate, please email [email protected] or call (855) 227-2776.

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

Details

Date:
January 26
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:

Other

Presenter
Marian Wilson, PhD, MPH, RN, PMGT-BC, Associate Professor, Washington State University College of Nursing
Time Zone
ET