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From Survival to Recovery in Opioid Use Disorder


From Survival to Recovery in Opioid Use Disorder
1.0 CE Hour • FREE • Expires 4/16/21 • Format - Required Survey Questions / Pre-Post Tests • 1 Video

Operation Naloxone is an interprofessional collaboration from faculty and students at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy, School of Social Work, and Texas Overdose Naloxone Initiative. We provide overdose prevention and response education to students, health professionals, and the public to combat the opioid epidemic.  

This grant-funded activity will describe best practices for opioid overdose prevention, compare FDA-approved medications for opioid use disorder, and descuss current controversies and ethical issues in opioid use disorder treatment. 



 
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Financial Disclosure / Commercial Supporting Grant Statement:
Development and availability of this course is supported by the Texas Health & Human Services Commission via a state block grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. A variety of survey data will be collected from participants to ensure programmatic quality and inform enhancements to the curriculum. In the event that this data is analyzed for research purposes, it will be aggregated and de-identified so participant responses remain confidential.

Course Format:  This course is broken down into 4 modules.
  1. Module 1 is a pre-assessment of attitudes required by the program funder.
  2. Module 2 is a pre-assessment of knowledge also required by the program funder.
  3. Module 3 is the content video, recorded at the 2018 Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Conference, followed by a post-assessment of knowledge again.
  4. Module 4 is a post-assessment of attitudes and overall course evaluation.

Target Audience
This program is intended for pharmacists, physicians/psychiatrists, advanced nurse practitioners, nurses, social workers, psychologists, and licensed counselors.

Off-Label Use of Drugs
Content does not include off-lable use of drugs

Texas DSHS Non-endorsement Statement
Accredited status does not imply endorsement of any commercial products or services by the Texas Department of State Health Services, CE services, Texas Medical Association, or American Nurse Credentialing Center

Financial Disclosures
See the activity tab below for Dr. Hill (presenter) disclosure.  Click here for a list of the planning committee and staff disclosures associated with this project.

Participant Questions
Please send content and course questions via email to UTpharmacyCE@austin.utexas.edu or call 512-471-6213.  Content questions will be replied to by Dr. Hill (presenter).

Date of Release 4/16/2019 - Date of Expiration 4/16/2021

 
 
 

Fee

$0.00

CE Hours

1.00

CE Units

0.100

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Requirements for CE Credit

In order to receive 1 contact hour of CE credit, the participant must complete all modules of this activity including pre- and post-tests, surveys, video, and complete the online evaluation.
 

Continuing Pharmacy Education:  
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 activity is approved for 1.0 CEUs (1 contact hour) of continuing education credit.  In order to receive 1 contact hours of CE credit, the participant must complete all modules of this activity including pre- and post-tests, surveys, video, and complete the online evaluation.

Continuing education credit/contact hours for this event are provided by The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service and include the following:

Continuing Medical Education:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) through the joint providership of The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service and UT at Austin College of Pharmacy. The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service is accredited by TMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course has been designated by The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service for 1.00 credits of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Continuing Nursing Education:
The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has awarded 1.00 contact hours of Continuing Nursing Education.

Social Workers:
The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service under sponsor number CS3065 has been approved by the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners (https://dshs.texas.gov/socialwork) to offer continuing education contact hours to social workers. The approved status of The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service expires annually on December 31. The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has awarded 1.00 contact hours of Continuing Social Work Education. This course has been designated by The Texas Department of State Health Services for 1.00 contact hours of education in professional ethics and social work values.

Certified Health Education Specialists:
Sponsored by The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.00 total entry-level Category I contact education contact hours.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists:
The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service is an approved provider (#1039) by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists to offer continuing education contact hours to Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists. The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has awarded 1.00 contact hours for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists and 1.00 contact hours in professional ethics for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists.

Licensed Professional Counselors:
The Texas Department of State Health Services is an approved provider (#690) by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors to offer continuing education contact hours to Licensed Professional Counselors. The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has awarded 1.00 contact hours for Licensed Professional Counselors and 1.00 contact hours in professional ethics for Licensed Professional Counselors.

Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors:
Provider (Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service) approved by the TCBAP Standards Committee, Provider Number 2026-18, 1.00 hours general and 0 hours clinical supervision.  Expires annually on August 31.  Complaints about provider or workshop content may be directed to the TCBAP Standards Committee, 402 Ranch Road 620 S., Ste. 210, Austin, Texas  78734, Fax No. (888) 506-8123.

Licensed Psychologists:
The Texas Department of State Health Services is authorized by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists as a (c)(2)(A) provider of professional development hours for licensed psychologists. Per the Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists Act and Rules, at least half (10) of the required 20 hours of professional development must be obtained by a provider listed in section (c)(2)(A). The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has awarded       contact hours for Licensed Psychologists and 1.00 contact hours in professional ethics for Licensed Psychologists.

Certified in Public Health
On 10/18/2017 the Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service was awarded multi-event provider status (ID #1360) by the National Board of Public Health Examiners to award CPH continuing education credits.  This activity has been awarded 1.00 credits.

Certificate of Attendance:
The Texas Department of State Health Services, Continuing Education Service has designated 1.00 hours for attendance.
 


 

 

 

   

  
MODULE 1: Pre-Assessment of Attitudes

This module includes a pre-assessment health professionals' attitudes regarding content of this course.

Release Date: Apr 16, 2019
Credit Expiration Date: Apr 16, 2021

   

   

MODULE 2: Pre-Assessment of Knowledge

This module includes a pre-assessment or pre-test of key concepts covered in the course.

Release Date: Apr 16, 2019
Credit Expiration Date: Apr 16, 2021

   

   

MODULE 3:  Activity Video: From Survival to Recovery in Opioid Use Disorder

This modules includes the activity video and post-test assessment.

Lucas G. Hill, Pharm.D
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy


Presentation: From Survival to Recovery in Opioid Use Disorder


Lucas Hill earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Missouri–Kansas City before completing a two-year primary care residency and faculty development fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Hill is now a clinical assistant professor at the University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy. He is Director of Operation Naloxone, a program that provides overdose prevention training and resources to students, health professionals, and the public. He also co-coordinates the Foundations for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice course established by UT Pharmacy, Nursing, Social Work, and Medicine. Dr. Hill is Faculty Advisor of the Student Pharmacist Recovery Network, Social Media Editor for iForumRx, and an affiliate of the Center for Health Communication.


Disclosure: Dr. Hill has the following relevant financial relationships, potential or perceived, with commercial or conflicts of interest to disclose:

Dr. Hill is the Director of Operation Naloxone.  Operation Naloxone received donations of branded naloxone formulations from Adapt Pharma (Fall 2016 to support on-campus overdose preparedness at UT Austin) and Kale?o Pharma (Fall 2017 to support outreach efforts to victims of Hurricane Harvey)


Review of Conflicts Policy:  The UT Austin College of Pharmacy has a very strict policy to ensure against commercial conflicts of interest in CE programming.  For this conference, the planning committee picks two committee members who have appropriate backgrounds to review content, and report any potential conflict of interest to the CPE Director.  If conflict issues are discovered, they are addressed with speakers to make appropriate changes. Evaluations are collected from all participants with specific questions around the listed conflicts of commercial interest.


Objectives

  • Describe best practices for opioid overdose prevention
  • Compare FDA-approved medications for opioid use disorder
  • Discuss current controversies and ethical issues in opioid use disorder treatment

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Lucas G Hill, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP picture

Lucas G Hill, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP
Director of Operation Naloxone, UT Austin College of Pharmacy

Release Date: Apr 16, 2019
Credit Expiration Date: Apr 16, 2021

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

MODULE 4: Post-Course Attitude Assessment with CE Evaluation

This modules includes a re-take of the attitudes survey and the CE evaluation.  The survey includes optional demographic questions that will help with our research. 

Activity Number

0067-0000-18-080-H01-P

Release Date: Apr 16, 2019
Credit Expiration Date: Apr 16, 2021