2018 AMSN Convention

322 - The Elephant in the Room: Opioid Withdrawal

Sep 16, 2018 11:30am ‐ Sep 16, 2018 12:30pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Description

NOTE: The speaker for "Multimodal Pain Management: Addressing the Opioid Epidemic at the Bedside" unexpectedly could not make it.

Provide a clinical pathway that facilities can adopt to allow early identification of patients addicted to opioids. Appropriate and consistent treatment to minimize negative outcomes from opioid withdrawal are also discussed.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information


Contact hours available until 9/16/2020.


Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures:
 There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
 There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or corporate sponsorship was received. 

Accreditation Statement:

This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (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 an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 5387.

Learning Outcome:

After completing this learning activity, the participant will be able to confidently utilize the Clinical Opioid Withdrawal Scale to determine severity of the withdrawal.

Speaker(s):

  • Aliesha S. Rivera, MSN, RN-C, Nursing Professional Development Specialist, Christiana Care Health Systems

Credits Available


The Elephant in the Room: Opioid Withdrawal

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