Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Treatment of Opioid Dependency.
By the end of the presentation, the audience should have a better understanding of the historical and current medical context of the opioid epidemic, have a good understanding of the criteria for opioid use disorder as well as opioid intoxication and opioid withdrawal, be familiar with the elements of the assessment of opioid use disorder, and be aware of the treatment settings as well as the available pharmacologic and psychosocial treatments of opioid use disorder.
Dates and Times
End Date: 5/18/2021
ObjectivesAs a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: REVIEW the assessment of opioid use disorder; and DESCRIBE pharmacological and psychosocial treatments for opioid use disorder.
The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians
The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.