This course will empower non-prescribing providers to directly impact the ongoing opioid crisis in the United States through increased knowledge and tools that will transform practice and policies. The course will inform you about the opioid epidemic and provide information and research about evidence-based strategies that are focused on prevention, intervention, education, or policy.
Impacting the Opioid Crisis: Prevention, Education, and Practice for Non-Prescribing ProvidersUniversity of Michigan
About this Course
What you will learn
Explain the factors that contributed to the current opioid crisis.
Understand the pathophysiology of pain and its treatment, including what opioids are and how they work.
Understand strategies to reduce unintended use and misuse, like prescribing guidelines, surveillance, safe disposal, and intervention messaging.
Identify what strategies and tools you can employ to impact the safe use of opioids across clinical care settings and with a variety of populations.
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Module 1: Epidemiology of the Opioid Crisis
Module 2: Understanding Pain
Module 3: Prevention of Misuse and Abuse
Module 4: Working with Patients and the Public
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TOP REVIEWS FROM IMPACTING THE OPIOID CRISIS: PREVENTION, EDUCATION, AND PRACTICE FOR NON-PRESCRIBING PROVIDERS
It helps a lot to be educated about the things I didn’t about substance abuses and how I can help others who might be doing this and don’t know the effects it has
This is really good course
I learned many this realted to my subject
Really eye opening course. would definitely recommend.
This course was very helpful in my advocacy and my activism. I wanted to know more about the Opioid Crisis and this course provided all I needed to understand the epidemic,
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