Pain Management for the Practicing Physician
This Live Activity will explore the common chronic pain problems that most physicians encounter in his or her practice. Designed to be a course for the practicing physician and healthcare practitioner who does not have an advanced pain practice, this program will provide you with knowledge in chronic pain conditions such as headache, neck, lumbar, and abdominal pain, fibromyalgia, use of opioids, psychology of pain, and addiction. This course will take you from the initial pain patient consult to continuing chronic care with opioids and options to opioids.
Fees for Full Meeting
MD/ PHD/ DO/ PharmD/DC
Duke PSOC Member MD/ PHD/ DO/ PharmD/DC
HOW TO SET UP YOUR PROFILE IN ETHOS
(NEW USERS ONLY):
- Before you can register for the webinar, you are required to set up your profile in EthosCE. Click on the following link, http://continuingeducation.dcri.duke.edu/ then select Join in the upper right hand corner of the Home Page. For further instructions please click on the following link to our quick reference card.
- Once you have created a Profile, you will then receive an email from the system confirming you as a user. Click on the link in the email to create your password. You will then notice in the upper right hand corner of the page that you are now logged into your account.
- Keep a record of the ID/password. If you register for CME credit you will need to complete the certification process using the Duke CME Portal.
HOW TO REGISTER/ENROLL IN A COURSE IN ETHOS:
- In the upper right hand corner of the Ethos Home Page, type in the name of the course, Pain Management for the Practicing Physician, in the search bar.
- Click on the web link which will then direct you to the course landing page.
- Check the discounts.
- Add to Cart and follow the check out process.
IF YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY REGISTERING, PLEASE CONTACT THE SERVICE DESK AT, 919.668.8916.
Cancellations received in writing on or before February 1, 2015 will incur a $25.00 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given after February 1, 2015. Substitutes are welcome (please notify us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date and Time
March 1, 2015 - 7:15 am - 1:15 pm
(1) Provide decision making strategies that consider opioid, non-opioid pharmacologic, and non-pharmacologice strategies for management of chronic pain
(2)Employ key diagnostic and treatment techniques for the management of common pain conditions
(3) Identify risk factors associated with initiation or maintenance of chronic opioid therapy to promote safe opioid usage in patients
TO COMPLETE ALL COURSE REQUIREMENTS AND CLAIM CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS:
- Attend the conference on Feb 28, 2015 and Mar 1, 2015
- Log back in the system and complete the course evaluation.
- Attest to your hours of completion.
- Day 1 – 6.75 credits
- Day 2 – 5.0 credits
- The total is 11.75
- Download your certificate.
- 11.75 Attendance
- 11.75 JA Credit