Physicians and other health professionals receive woefully sparse training in diagnosing and treating Substance Use Disorders (SUDs), even though a large number of their patients are struggling with this illness. This course is designed to remedy those knowledge gaps, and increase a health professional’s comfort, confidence, and competence in treating SUDs, with the goal of lowering overdoses and overdose deaths.This course is shared into our library catalog and designated for credit by a partner. Thus the SCMA is not able to postcredit earned for this course upon completion, please print the certificate and post to your CE Broker account.Who should attend?
This course is for physicians and any other medical professionals Course Objectives:
- The knowledge to more accurately identify and help your patients who struggle with a substance use disorder.
- Competence in the best practices and effective treatment options for patients suffering from SUDs.
- The ability to understand and translate this knowledge and competence into the right approach for your patients, and a comfort level with executing an effective treatment plan.
Disclosures:The following planners or speakers have no financial relationship to disclose:
Dr. Michael Baron
Kathleen CaillouetteRelease Date:
09/01/2024 Commercial Support:
No commercial support was used in creating this educational activity.CREDIT INFORMATION:
The Tennessee Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Tennessee Medical Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This course fulfills one (1) of the two (2) hours of Proper Prescribing AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ requirement for Tennessee licensure.