TITLE: The Opioid Crisis: New Guidelines in Mississippi
CME credit awarded: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.
CE# (if applicable): 00192-EDII-840
CE credit issued: 1.25
Expiration Date: December 1, 2020
Randy Easterling, M.D., Medical Director/Addiction Specialist, Pathway Healthcare
Disclosure: Randy Easterling, M.D. has indicated that there are no disclosures to be made regarding this presentation.
Each member of the Planning Committee for this activity has indicated they have no actual or potential conflicts of interest to disclose.
1. Discuss the rise of opioid prescribing in the United States as it relates to the Primary Care Provider.
2. Discuss new guidelines and board expectations when prescribing opioids.
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