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Quillen College of Medicine

Tennessee Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Abuse Efforts

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Tennessee Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Abuse Efforts

 


About this Conference:

Acute and chronic pain are among the most common reasons for physician visits and for taking medication. The treatment of pain could lead to or coincide with misuse or abuse of prescription drugs. Chronic Pain Guidelines will be taught to address opioid misuse and abuse from the perspectives of a physician, a pharmacist, and a mid-level provider.

***Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements***

Keynote Speaker(s): Mitchell Mutter, M.D.

Agenda:

Click here to view the agenda for all the TN Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Abuse Efforts events other than 8/13/2015 & 10/6/2015.

Click here to view the agenda for the TN Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Abuse Efforts event held on 8/13/2015.

Click here to view the agenda for the TN Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Abuse Efforts event held on 10/6/2015.

Presentations: Click here to view the presentations for all the TN Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Abuse Efforts events other than 8/13/2015.
  Click here to view presentations for the TN Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Abuse Efforts event held on 8/13/15.
Target Audience: Internal Medicine Physicians, Family Medicine Physicians, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Advance Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Pharmacists and OB/GYN Physicians, Surgeons, Pediatricians, Psychiatrists, and Pathologists.

Overall Conference Objectives:

As a result of attending this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Review Tennessee Controlled Substances Monitoring Database (CSMD) entries made since January 1, 2013
  • Discuss Pain Clinic laws and any changes that have taken place
  • Utilize CSMD Enhancements that have been made, such as adding push notifications or Electronic Health Record (EHR) plans
  • Identify state overdose death and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) rates per capita
  • Utilize Chronic Pain Guidelines in prescribing practices
Dates and Locations:  

Stanton-Gerber Hall, Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

April 16, 2015

 

 

1276 Gilbreath Dr. Johnson City, TN

Registration closed

Wood Auditorium, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN

August 13, 2015

1924 Alcoa Highway Knoxville, TN 37920

Registration closed

**University Center Auditorium, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN

August 27, 2015

5:00pm Central
6:00pm Eastern

615 McCallie Ave. Chattanooga, TN 37403

Registration closed

Methodist University, Memphis, TN

October 6, 2015

1265 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN Medical Staff Auditorium which is located inside Methodist University Hospital.

Registration closed

 

Fees: There is no registration fee for this event.  However, attendee space is limited, so early registration is essential.
Activity Director: Stephen Loyd, MD, Professor of Internal Medicine, Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
Accreditation:  
accme ACCME Accreditation:  Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
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CME Credit:  Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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CNE Credit:  Up to 2.75 continuing nursing education contact hours will be offered for this conference. East Tennessee State University College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  This educational event also contains nursing pharmacology credits and may be used to fulfill your pharmacology nursing CE requirement.

*As of January 1, 2015, the ETSU College of Nursing implemented a $15 Nursing Contact Hour Fee for all conferences. If you have any questions, please email 
Pharmacy: The Tennessee Board of Pharmacy approves this educational session for three (3) contact hours.
 

Joint Providership:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University and the Tennessee Department of Health. Quillen College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 Other credit is being sought and will be posted as it is approved.

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