Our education is approved by the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board to meet the
Opioid Prescribing Guideline CME requirement
Approved in Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota and many other states. Choose to meet this educational requirement by attending a live session or by taking an on-demand course!
Contact Heidi at 608.287.6111 to find out how you can bring this education to your practice!
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Prescription opioids is the leading cause of injury death in the U.S. Responsible opioid prescribing is an important part of any medical practice. This activity is designed to address evidence based safe opioid prescribing practices and protocol for opioid treated chronic pain patients.
Planning Committee: The following individuals have no relevant financial relationship to disclose
Rodney Erickson, MD
Laurie Logan, MD
Erin Morcomb, MD
Cheri L. Olson, MD
This activity was planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Interstate Postgraduate Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
As a provider dedicated to independent education and accredited by the ACCME, IPMA must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. All individuals with potential to influence the content of this program have disclosed all financial relationships that have occurred in the past 24 months with ineligible companies. The disclosures have been reviewed according to policy and these declarations are listed below. All individuals with potential conflicts have been contacted as needed by IPMA staff, and issues of conflict have been discussed, managed, and mitigated.
• Apply best practices in pain management in acute, chronic, and post-operative pain including the focus on function and on non-pharmacologic interventions for pain
• Discuss implantable device alternatives for treatment of ongoing pain
• Adopt and utilize best practices in opioid prescribing
• Identify factors that increase and decrease mortality in patients being prescribed opioids and prescribe naloxone for at risk patients
• Identify, treat, and/or refer for management of addiction and opioid use disorder
• Develop an individualized tapering plan for those on chronic opioids