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Webinars

Webinars

58 Videos
Description

Alcohol Withdrawal for Nursing | February 23, 2024 | Amelia Hersey, PA-C

This program will cover withdrawal symptoms and assessment for patients with significant alcohol use histories. It will cover the Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment (CIWA) as well as some treatment options for withdrawal symptoms. Lastly, we will discuss red flags/highest concern symptoms and when to escalate care.

Objectives

  • Understand the withdrawal process for alcohol
  • Feel competent in doing a Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment (CIWA)
  • Identify red flags for when alcohol withdrawal may be severe and life-threatening
Supporting Materials

PMP Series

Description

 Legal Issues and Controlled Substance Prescribing: How to Make It Work for ME | August 29, 2023 | Ben Townsend, Esquire, Elisabeth Fowlie Mock, MD, and Eric Haram, LADC

This webinar will build upon previous webinars on the topics of legal and regulatory requirements for controlled substance prescribing in Maine. In addition, ways to approach the prescribing of controlled substances from an office and organization level will be discussed. Time will be available to ask questions and offer up best practices.

Objectives

    • Understand the “Mandatory Use” and “Higher-Risk Prescriber” monitoring being done by the PMP
    • Review Maine laws and rules related to opioid and other controlled substance prescribing
    • Compare “Universal Precautions” policies and workflows intended to maximize patient safety and minimize prescriber risk
Supporting Materials

Best and Promising Practice