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This is a live webinar and enduring course series consisting of six modules that will use a standardized, evidence-based opioid addiction prevention curriculum to train and inform health care professionals on best practices in opioid prescribing and patient care in compliance with federal and state statutory and regulatory guidelines.

The modules are designed to educate health care professionals with prescribing authority, including physicians, physician assistants, podiatrists, dentists, optometrists, advance practice nurses, certified nurse midwives, as well as registered nurses, athletic trainers, licensed pharmacists, and mental health professionals including psychologists, social workers, professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, and alcohol and drug counselors.

Presenter: Richard T. Jermyn, DO, FAAPMR
Director, NeuroMusculoskeletal Institute
Professor and Chair, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Each module will begin with a live webinar, which will be recorded and made available in an enduring course for participants who are unable to attend or register.

Closed captioning will be available in each enduring course.

Please note the dates listed below for all live webinar and enduring course registrations.

STAGE 1: Prescriber Training on New Jersey Opioid Prescribing Guidelines

MODULE 1: Best Practices in Opioid Treatment and Management

  • Live Webinar: Was held on Friday, June 17, 2019 at 2 pm EST

    Available Credit: 1 AOA Category 1-A and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™

  • Enduring Course: REGISTRATION OPEN!

    Available Credit:  1 AOA Category 1-B and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™

STAGE 2: Training for Nurses Who Care for Patients Taking Opioids

MODULE 2: Nurses’ Role in Addressing New Jersey’s Opioid Crisis

  • Live Webinar: TBA

    Available Credit: N/A

  • Enduring Course: TBA

    Available Credit:  N/A

STAGE 3: Training for Mental Health Professionals

MODULE 3: Training for mental health professionals on available treatments for Substance Use Disorder (SUD), and support to be provided during treatment/recovery

  • Live Webinar: TBA

    Available Credit: N/A

  • Enduring Course: TBA

    Available Credit:  N/A

STAGE 4: The Role of Pharmacists in Addressing New Jersey’s Opioid Crisis

MODULE 4: Using the New Jersey Prescription Monitoring Program (NJ PMP), and professional judgment to halt abuse and diversion; counseling patients on the proper use/disposal of opioids

  • Live Webinar: TBA

    Available Credit: N/A

  • Enduring Course: TBA

    Available Credit:  N/A

STAGE 5: Comprehensive Review of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Substance Use Disorder (SUD)

MODULE 5: The effectiveness of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) in treating Substance Use Disorders (SUD) in the emergency room and outpatient settings

  • Live Webinar: TBA

    Available Credit: 1 AOA Category 1-A and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™

  • Enduring Course: TBA

    Available Credit:  1 AOA Category 1-B and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™

STAGE 6: Screening Methodology and Minimizing the Risk of Overdose

    MODULE 6: Screening methodology, co-prescribing, and harm reduction strategies

    • Live Webinar: TBA

      Available Credit: 1 AOA Category 1-A and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™

    • Enduring Course: TBA

      Available Credit:  1 AOA Category 1-B and 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit™

    How to Register for Live Webinars, and Enduring Courses

    • To register, click on an item link below and then click add to cart. (Note: You are allowed to sign up for multiple live webinars, and enduring courses.)

    • One you have added the item(s) to your cart, please go to your cart and proceed to checkout with payment until you have received confirmation that checkout is complete.

    • Once you have completed checkout, you will receive two emails with instructions on how to access the live webinar(s) and enduring course(s), and a receipt of your purchase.

    Please Note:

    • The live webinar has a maximum of 200 registrants. Please take note of registration open dates and register early to ensure a seat.

    • Hearing Impaired Registrants: Please note that the live webinar will not contain closed captioning. We suggest registering for the enduring course which will contain closed captioning.

    • IMPORTANT: The live webinar video will be the same video used in the enduring course. Per each module, you only need to register for either the live webinar or the enduring course.

    Support

    For technical support during registration or during the course, please call 856-256-5164 during the hours of 8 am - 4 pm EST or click on HELP at the top of the page and complete a support ticket.

    Refund Policy

    The following refund policy applies to both the live webinars and enduring courses. No refunds will be issued once a registrant has logged in to the module. Registrants who have not logged in to the module may request a full refund within 14 days of their date of registration. No refunds will be issued more than 14 days after registration. All refunds are issued directly to the credit card that was used to make the purchase.

    Registrants who logged in to the module for the live webinar will automatically be placed in the enduring course approximately one week after the live webinar event has concluded. For any registrant who logs in to the live webinar, but does not attend the live webinar event, you will be able to view the recorded live webinar in the enduring course portion.  No refunds will be issued for users who logged in to the module for the live webinar prior to the start time but did not attend the live webinar event during the time it was streamed.

    Please contact our support services to request a refund or if you have any questions, at 856-256-5164 during the hours of 8 am - 4 pm EST or click on HELP at the top of the page and complete a support ticket.