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    BoardVitals Addiction Medicine Medicine Online CME + MOC Self-Assessment Activity with Free $1,000 Amazon or Apple Gift Card

    This comprehensive Addiction Medicine CME bundle offers physicians up to 40 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM and comes with a free $1,000 Amazon or Apple gift card.

    This Addiction Medicine CME bundle is constantly updated and covers the most relevant and up to date topics in Addiction Medicine including:

    • Neurobiology of Addiction
    • Pain and Addiction
    • Genetics, Dysmorphology, and Metabolic Disorders
    • Behavioral Interventions
    • Co-Occurring Disorders
    • Behavioral Interventions


    In addition to earning CME credits, this Addiction Medicine CME activity is a great option to help physicians prepare for their American Board of Addiction Medicine board certification or recertification exams.

    Here is a complete list of features in the BoardVitals Addiction Medicine CME Bundle:

    • Free $1,000 Amazon or Apple Gift Card
    • 40 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
    • Addiction Medicine Board Style Questions and cases with detailed explanations
    • 12-month access
    • Computer, Mobile, and Tablet access – Learn anytime, anywhere

     

     

     

    • Cost: $1,999
    • Credit hours: 40
    • CME credits awarded by: University of Nebraska Medical Center
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
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    Opioid Prescribing Practices: Practical Reviews Clinical Update

    Opioid Prescribing Practices is a two-part audio series examining the clinician’s role in combating an opioid epidemic that grips our country.
    PART 1 is Managing Opioid Therapy in High-Risk Patients
    PART 2 is The Opioid Epidemic

    Upon completion of Opioid Prescribing Practices, you will be able to:
    • Define the terms ‘pain’ and “chronic pain.”
    • Provide examples of potential high-risk patients for opioid misuse.
    • Describe how a health care provider might assess a patient’s chronic pain and measure the outcomes after initiating treatment.
    • List at least five non-opioid drugs that may offer first-line therapy for non-cancer-related pain management.
    • Summarize the Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) guidelines that pertain to proper prescribing practice for pain medications.
    • State whether the incidence of providers actually losing their license or having any legal action taken against them regarding opioid prescribing practices is large or small.
    • Describe Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs and discuss their use in the prescribing of opioid medications.

    Target Audience: Physicians focusing on Substance Abuse.

    • Cost: $99
    • Credit hours: 8.5
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Audio
    • Material last updated: January 31, 2018
    • Expiration of CME credit: January 31, 2021
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    BoardVitals Chronic Pain Management & Substance Abuse CME Activity

    Learn about the treatment of chronic pain and substance abuse with the BoardVitals Chronic Pain Management & Substance Abuse CME Activity.

    Features include:
    • 100 Chronic Pain Management & Substance Abuse questions
    • Detailed rationales and explanations for each answer
    • Up to 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
    • 12 months access

    After completing the BoardVitals Chronic Pain Management & Substance Abuse CME Activity, you should be able to:
    • Identify the most commonly abused substances
    • Recognize the most common indicators and symptoms of substance abuse and pain medicine dependency
    • Describe the underlying pathophysiology of disease and basic science knowledge
    • Formulate treatment for chronic pain management and substance abuse

    Target Audience:
    Care providers concerned about issues of chronic pain and substance abuse.

    • Cost: $599
    • Credit hours: 40
    • CME credits awarded by: University of Nebraska Medical Center
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
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    Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD): Therapeutic Updates and Best Practices

    Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD): Therapeutic Updates and Best Practices covers the epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder and consists of a single lecture by Timothy Fong MD.

    After participating in Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD): Therapeutic Updates and Best Practices , you will be able to:
    • Describe the epidemiology of AUD and outline current and evolving diagnostic criteria
    • Describe challenges to the successful identification of patients with AUD
    • Identify the treatment modalities currently available for management of AUD and apply them to patient cases using evidence-based medicine
    • Develop strategies for recognizing and improving therapeutic adherence in patients treated for AUD

    Target Audience:
    Psychiatrists, primary care physicians, emergency medicine physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and those healthcare professionals who commonly treat patients suffering from or have a clinical interest in AUD.

    • Cost: Free
    • Credit hours: 1
    • CME credits awarded by: ScientiaCME
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: October 13, 2017
    • Expiration of CME credit: October 13, 2019
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    BoardVitals Addiction Medicine Board Review Question Bank

    The BoardVitals Addiction Medicine Board Review Question Bank offers over 800 Addiction Medicine Certification Review / Addiction Board Review questions. The exams cover recognition, intervention, and treatment of addiction. This question bank specifically covers the topics published by the ABAM and ABPN for Addiction Medicine Certification.

    The BoardVitals Addiction Medicine Board Review Question Bank features:
    • Timed Mode
    • Statistical Comparison to Other Addiction Medicine Test Takers (Nationally)
    • Questions That are Targeted Specifically to the Exam
    • 100% Pass Guarantee

    Target Audience: Physicians focusing on Addiction Medicine

    • Cost: $129 - $598
    • Credit hours: 40
    • CME credits awarded by: University of Nebraska Medical Center
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Continuously Updated
  • American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) Web-Based Training- Buprenorphine

    This online course provides information regarding the use of buprenorphine for the treatment of opioid addiction. It reviews legislation regarding office-based opioid-addiction treatment, pharmacology, safety and effectiveness, patient assessment and selection, clinical management, special treatment populations, dosing, urine testing, and patient confidentiality.

    It meets the 8-hour training requirement specified in the Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 for physicians to qualify for prescribing and dispensing buprenorphine in their offices for the treatment of opioid dependence.

    Target Audience:
    Physicians focusing on Addiction (and other physicians who treat patients with substance abuse problems).

    • Cost: $99-$171
    • Credit hours: 9
    • CME credits awarded by: American Academy of Family Physicians
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: 2012
  • BupPractice.com – Buprenorphine (Suboxone) Training and Practice Tools

    The Buprenorphine Training Program (first course) fulfills the physician-training requirements of the Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 (DATA 2000). According to DATA 2000 requirements, physicians must complete 8 hours of education, such as this program provides, if they wish to become eligible to prescribe buprenorphine for opioid dependence.

    Upon the successful completion of the training, and once they have met other requirements, physicians can submit a ‘notification of intent’ to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to become eligible to prescribe buprenorphine.

    Target Audience:
    Physicians focusing on Psychiatry or Addiction.

    • Cost: $199
    • Credit hours: 9
    • CME credits awarded by: Clinical Tools, Inc
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: 2013
  • FREE

    CECentral.com Addiction Medicine

    All activities concern the diversion and misuse of buprenorphine. The titles are:
    • Moral Distress
    • Adolescent Substance Abuse
    • Opioid Prescribing and Addiction

    Target Audiences: Physicians focusing on Addiction Medicine

    • Cost: Free
    • Credit hours: 3
    • CME credits awarded by: University of Kentucky
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: 2013
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    Safe and Effective Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Pain

    After completing Safe and Effective Opioid Prescribing for Chronic Pain, you will be able to:
    • Discuss the breadth and quality of evidence for the use of opioids for chronic pain, including current gaps in knowledge.
    • Describe appropriate assessment, monitoring and documentation strategies to meet best practice standards and medico-legal requirements to support opioid prescribing.
    • Apply appropriate communications strategies when initiating, managing, and, if necessary, terminating opioids for patients with chronic pain.
    • Describe, screen for, and manage potential co-morbidities in chronic pain patients.
    • Apply a practical framework for decision-making on the initiation, maintenance, and discontinuation of opioid analgesics for the treatment of chronic pain.
    This program meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 4 hours of risk management study and 4 hours of opioid education.

    Target Audience:
    Physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, dentists, and pharmacists

    • Cost: Free
    • Credit hours: 4
    • CME credits awarded by: Boston University School of Medicine
    • Format: On-Demand Online