DoD Opioid Prescriber Safety Training Program

Learning Objectives

​​​Module 1

  1. Recognize the prevalence of pain and its impact on individuals. 
  2. Describe the components of the pain experience and DOD and VA strategies for pain management. 
  3. List the Six Essentials of Good Pain Care and the ways prescribers can integrate them into their practice. 
  4. Identify reasons for and approaches to ensuring patients properly utilize, store, and dispose of prescription medicine. 
  5. Describe how to assess risk associated with opioid therapy. 
  6. Demonstrate how to appropriately prescribe, taper, and discontinue opioids for chronic pain. 
  7. List the resources available for pain management. 

​​​​​​Module 2

  1. Identify risk factors for prescription medication misuse. 
  2. Define behavioral characteristics associated with Opioid Use Disorder. 
  3. Apply good prescribing practices when treating patients with chronic pain. 
  4. Demonstrate full understanding of the CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain issued in March 2016. 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AAPA
    DHA J-7 CEPO has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 2.00 hour(s) of AAPA Category 1 CME credit. Physician assistants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 2.00 ACPE Pharmacist
    This knowledge based activity will provide a maximum of 2.00 contact hours of pharmacy continuing education credit for participants attending all conference CPE activities. Participant CE records will be electronically communicated to CPE Monitor. There is no cost to participate in this activity. UAN: JA4008136-0000-19-061-H04-P
  • 2.00 ACPE Pharmacy technician
    This knowledge based activity will provide a maximum of 2.00 contact hours of pharmacy continuing education credit for participants attending all conference CPE activities. Participant CE records will be electronically communicated to CPE Monitor. There is no cost to participate in this activity. UAN: JA4008136-0000-19-061-H04-T
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    DHA J-7 CEPO designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 2.00 ANCC
    DHA J-7 CEPO is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education (CNE) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. DHA J-7 CEPO designated this live Continuing Nursing Education activity for a maximum of 2.00 contact hour. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 2.00 Certificate of Attendance
  • 2.00 IPCE
    In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by DHA J-7 CEPO. DHA J-7 CEPO is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry's Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (ARBO/COPE), the American Psychological Association (APA), and the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) to provide continuing education for the health care team.
Course opens: 
07/31/2019
Course expires: 
10/18/2019

Disclosures: 

Program Developers and Faculty, Defense Health Agency J7 Continuing Education Program Office staff, planning and review committees have no financial or non-financial interest to disclose. 

 

 

DoD Opioid Prescriber Safety Training Program

Home Study (Enduring)

 

Continuing Education Information 

This continuing education activity is provided through the DHA J7 Continuing Education Program Office (CEPO). This activity provides continuing education for physicians, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. A general participation certificate is also available to other attendees. 

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AAPA
    DHA J-7 CEPO has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 2.00 hour(s) of AAPA Category 1 CME credit. Physician assistants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 2.00 ACPE Pharmacist
    This knowledge based activity will provide a maximum of 2.00 contact hours of pharmacy continuing education credit for participants attending all conference CPE activities. Participant CE records will be electronically communicated to CPE Monitor. There is no cost to participate in this activity. UAN: JA4008136-0000-19-061-H04-P
  • 2.00 ACPE Pharmacy technician
    This knowledge based activity will provide a maximum of 2.00 contact hours of pharmacy continuing education credit for participants attending all conference CPE activities. Participant CE records will be electronically communicated to CPE Monitor. There is no cost to participate in this activity. UAN: JA4008136-0000-19-061-H04-T
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    DHA J-7 CEPO designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 2.00 ANCC
    DHA J-7 CEPO is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education (CNE) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. DHA J-7 CEPO designated this live Continuing Nursing Education activity for a maximum of 2.00 contact hour. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 2.00 Certificate of Attendance
  • 2.00 IPCE
    In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by DHA J-7 CEPO. DHA J-7 CEPO is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry's Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (ARBO/COPE), the American Psychological Association (APA), and the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) to provide continuing education for the health care team.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/31/2019
Course expires: 
10/18/2019
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