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waiver course

Course Learning Objectives

Assess and diagnose patients with opioid use disorder while considering severity, chronicity, individual characteristics, and psychiatric and medical comorbidities.

Develop an individualized, patient-centered treatment plan by evaluating appropriate medication and psychosocial intervention options.

Monitor progress and modify treatment plan based on patient needs and treatment goals.

Implement best practices for office systems to support treatment with medication for opioid use disorder.

Examine misconceptions, stigma, and complexities (bioethical, social, clinical, public health) associated with the use of medications to treat opioid use disorder.

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