{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Making the Journey From Opioid and Heroin Addiction: One Map for the Clinical Nurse Specialist

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on some of the current options for opioid addiction.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify various options for the treatment of opioid addiction.
  2. Recognize the contraindications, administration, actions, effectiveness, and adverse effects of naltrexone in the treatment of opioid addiction.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH / 2.0 APH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - 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 Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: CNS0916
Published: Sep/Oct 2016
Expires: 9/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Patricia Anne O'Malley, PhD, RN, CNS