Responding to the Opioid Challenge: Guidance for Healthcare Providers in Raleigh May 2, 2017

April 7th, 2017

This course, for Wake county based medical and dental providers along with pharmacists, will provide guidance on safer and proper prescribing and dispensing of opioid medications. The emphasis will be on national and state guidelines, safe initiation and maintenance of opioid therapy, non-opioid based strategies to manage chronic pain, and the integrative role of pharmacists with health care providers for chronic pain management.

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A Project of the Governor's Institute on Alcohol & Substance Abuse and the North Carolina Society of Addiction Medicine.
Funded wholly or in part by the federal Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant Fund (CFDA #93.959) as a project of the NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities & Substance Abuse Services.