Reducing Opioid Risk with SBIRT
Start Date: April 09, 2014
End Date: April 09, 2014
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EST
Institute for Research, Education, and Training in Addictions (IRETA) Webinar
Produced in partnership with the National SBIRT ATTC, NORC at the University of Chicago, The BIG Initiative, and NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals
This free webinar will raise awareness about the value of SBIRT as a proactive solution for reducing opioid risk in patients being treated for pain. Participants will learn the components of a “universal precautions” approach when prescribing opioids and understand how SBIRT can play a key role in the treatment plan for patients on opioid medication. Valuable screening tools and brief intervention opportunities will be evaluated as part of a comprehensive treatment plan to improve functional goals and reduce opioid risk.
1. Discuss the two major competing responsibilities of clinicians who prescribe opioid medications.
2. Describe the value of a “Universal Precautions” approach as it applies to patient risk for opioid misuse or dependence.
3. Examine SBIRT as a Proactive Risk reduction strategy.
4. Compare Screening tools for ongoing assessment of pt. risk throughout the treatment process.
Presented by: Ann Bostic, CRNA, ARNP, MS, and Jim Matney
Free CE Credit: Approved by NAADAC (Approval #189), NBCC (Approval #5703) and NASW (#886480326-2460; Category Substance Use Disorders), accredited by the American Probation & Parole Association and accepted by OASAS for 1.5 free CEs by passing an online quiz.
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