Opiates: Preventing Addiction and Managing Pain

This introductory course covers opioid addiction basics, strategies to decrease the risk of opioid addiction when treating patients with pain and ways to treat acute pain in patients with opioid addiction. Successful completion is 70% or better on two assessments and completion of an evaluation and verification of completion.

Section 1: Strategies to Prevent Opioid Addiction

  • Web presentation, readings, quiz

Section 2: Treating Acute Pain in Patients with History of Addiction

  • Web presentation, quiz