Prescription and Opioid Misuse Forun 11/16/2019

One Care of Southwest Virginia, Inc. is joining forces with the Virginia Department of Health to offer a forum that will provide health care providers with knowledge and skills to apply in clinical practice regarding prescribing controlled substances. Meets TN & VA prescribing practices requirements.

Date and Location:

  • November 16, 2019 – Hampton College of Pharmacy’s Student Center Ballroom, Hampton, VA

Target Audience: Practicing/Licensed MDs/DOs, APNs, PAs, Nurses, Pharmacists, and Medical or Nursing Students in the Commonwealth.

Overall Objectives:

  • Apply Virginia Board of Medicine emergency regulations on prescribing of opioids or buprenorphine to common clinical case scenarios.
  • Compare options available for treatment of opioid use disorders (i.e. methadone maintenance therapy, buprenorphine, naltrexone).
  • Interpret prescription drug monitoring reports as a routine practice in patient-centered care.

Fees: Physicians, NP’s, PA’s, & Pharmacists - $25 for the CE; All Others – No Charge

For additional information and to register click here.