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• Detecting Prescription Drug Abuse


ABOUT THE COURSE:
Kimberly Arlinghaus describes current and advanced processes of detection of prescription drug abuse with patients, discusses current trends in intervention and treatment with patients who have been detected as abusing prescription drug abuse and ethical dilemmas practitioners face when dealing with a patient who is abusing prescription drugs.
 
This program was originally offered as a program of the Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update (PSYCH) event held on October 27-28, 2016 in Austin, Texas.
Registration for the PSYCH Update is open to any pharmacist.
 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
  • Describe current and advanced process of detection of prescription drug abuse with patients.
  • IDiscuss current trends in intervention and treatment with patients who have been detected in abusing prescription drug abuse.
  • Discuss ethical dilemmas practitioners face when dealing with a patient who is abusing prescription drugs.

The lecture was originally recorded at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy's annual Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update, held on October 27-28, 2016 in Austin, Texas. 

Fee

$15.00

CE Hours

1.00

CE Units

0.100

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
 

Requirements for CE Credit

 
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The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  This online activity is approved for 0.100 CEUs (1.00 contact hour) of continuing education credit.  In order to receive 1.00 contact hours of CE credit, the participant must watch the videos in its entirety, complete the online post-tests, and complete the online evaluation. 

 
Technical Requirements:  Ability to view mp4 video and sound, ability to view and/or download Adobe PDF documents.  Works on most computers, smart phones, tablets, and other connected devices. 

 

 

 

Objectives

  • Describe current and advanced process of detection of prescription drug abuse with patients.
  • Discuss current trends in intervention and treatment with patients who have been detected in abusing prescription drug abuse.
  • Discuss ethical dilemmas practitioners face when dealing with a patient who is abusing prescription drugs.

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-044-H01-P

Release Date: Apr 1, 2017
Credit Expiration Date: Oct 27, 2018

CE Hours

1.00