ER/LA Opioid REMS Course - Live or Webinar


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Overview

The ER/LA Opioid REMS course was developed by nationally known experts in the ER/LA opioid field. ASAM’s REMS course is CO*RE-branded material, but will also include a special focus on addiction medicine. Utilizing dynamic media presentation tools, this critical content will be presented through a variety of formats including lecture, case study, interactive audience response activities, and open discussion. Click the "Register Now" button to attend the FREE course on-site or via live webinar.

Take the Course via LIVE Webinar

For those unable to attend the course on-site in Orlando, FL, ASAM is offering a live-streamed webinar option. Look for an email link with access to the webinar closer to the course date. 

All attendees must register in advance in order to experience the course onsite or on a computer or mobile device.

Registration for the ER/LA Opioid REMS course (both on-site and webinar) does not include the Full Review Course Registration and/or Full Review Course Registration does not include the ER/LA Opioid REMS course. 

Course Topics

  • Assessing Patients for Treatment with ER/LA Opioid Analgesic Therapy
  • Initiating Therapy, Modifying Dosing, and Discontinuing Use of ER/LA Opioid Analgesics
  • Managing Therapy with ER/LA Opioid Analgesics
  • Counseling Patients & Caregivers about Safe Use of ER/LA Opioid Analgesics
  • General Drug Information for ER/LA Opioid Analgesics
  • Specific Drug Information for ER/LA Opioid Analgesic Products
  • Is My Patient Opioid Addicted? – Diagnosis and Management
  • Opioid Jeopardy – an Audience Interactive Learning Session

Who Should Attend

The intended audience is all prescribers of ER/LA Opioids which includes: pain specialists, primary care physicians, physician assistants, advanced practice nurses, dentists, addiction medicine physicians, psychiatrists, and other physicians and clinicians.

CME Information

The American Society of Addiction Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants, both live and remote, must complete the course assessment and evaluation to claim credit. Participants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course has been approved by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). Physicians enrolled in the ABAM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program can apply a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Acknowledgement

Presented by ASAM, a member of the Collaborative on REMS Education (CO*RE), 10 interdisciplinary organizations working together to improve pain management and prevent adverse outcomes.

RPC Commercial Support Disclosure Statement

This educational activity is supported by an independent educational grant from the ER/LA Opioid Analgesic REMS Program Companies. Please see this link for a listing of the member companies. This activity is intended to be fully compliant with the ER/LA Opioid Analgesic REMS education requirements issued by the US Food & Drug Administration.


Questions? Contact ASAM’s Education Department

American Society of Addiction Medicine
4601 North Park Avenue
Upper Arcade, Suite 101
Chevy Chase, MD 20815-4520
Education Department
Phone: 301-656-3920 | Fax: 301-656-3815 | Email: education@asam.org | Web: www.asam.org