Managing Chronic Pain and Opioid Use

Author: Lilah Harper, RN, BSN, MA, PhD, and Wendy Stiver, RN, CCM, BSN, MA
Publisher: Anderson Continuing Education
Date Published: 2018
Pages: 35
Cover Type: Soft Cover
Expiration Date: 12/31/2023

CCRNs: This course is eligible for new synergy model Category A.

This course is designed to meet the 2 hour Michigan Board of Nursing pain and pain symptom management requirement.

This course addresses:

  • Treatment of Chronic Pain
  • Nontraditional Pain Relief
  • The Patient with Chronic Pain and his Family
  • Depression
  • Pain in Special Populations
  • What Changed?
  • The Opioid Crisis in 2017: What's at Stake?
  • Brief History of Opioid Addiction in the United States
  • Long-acting Opioids at What Cost?
  • Unexpected Consequences of the Opioid Crisis
  • Responses to the Crisis
  • How Can Nurses Safely and Expertly Manage Patients’ Pain in the Political and Social Climate of 2017, given the Realistic Fears Caused by the Opioid Crisis?
  • Where is the Chronic Pain Patient in the Current Political and Medical Climate?

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