This session provides a clinical pathway that facilities can adopt to aid in the early identification of and appropriate and consistent treatment for patients currently addicted to opioids to minimize negative outcomes from opioid withdrawal.
Several states now require continuing education regarding opioid use/misuse with each license renewal. This webinar will assist you in meeting this requirement.
1.0 contact hour
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AMSN.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 5387.
The speaker and planning committee members reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this continuing nursing education activity.
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to confidently utilize the Clinical Opioid Withdrawal Scale to determine severity of the withdrawal.