{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Opioid Therapy for Chronic Low Back Pain: Prescribing Considerations for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on prescribing long-term opioids for chronic low back pain.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recognize the scope of the problem of low back pain.
  2. Identify guidelines, benefits, and risks of prescribing long-term opioid therapy.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH / 2.0 APH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: JNN1114
Published: Dec 2014
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Maureen Patricia Lall, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, COHN-S