{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Appropriate Use of Opioids in Managing Chronic Pain

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about current best practices for prescribing opioids for chronic pain.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. identify best practices for prescribing opioids for chronic pain.
  2. select patient teaching points for safe medication use, storage, and disposal.
Price: $27.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 CH
  • GA - BON 3.0 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 Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.







Test Code: AJN0716A
Published: Jul 2016
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Risa Denenberg, MSN, RN, ARNP; Carol P. Curtiss, MSN, RN-BC