{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} "Gray Death" - The Trojan Horse of the Opioid Epidemic: Historical, Clinical, and Safety Evidence for the Clinical Nurse Specialist

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the current outbreak of fentanyl and fentanyl- related overdoses.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Examine the use, modes of administration, potency, and epidemiology of abuse of fentanyl and fentanyl-related compounds.
  2. Select signs and symptoms and treatment recommendations for persons who are addicted to and/or who have overdosed on fentanyl or fentanyl-related compounds.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 1.0 APH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development 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 Professional Development 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: CNS1117
Published: Nov/Dec 2017
Expires: 12/6/2019
Passing Score: 14/20 (70%)
Authors: Patricia Anne O'Malley, PhD, RN, CNS