Activity Information and Completion Requirements

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TITLE:  Responsible Opioid Prescribing in the Outpatient Setting (Prescribing)
CME Credit: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™          CE credit: 1.0    
CE# : 00192-EDII- 1060
Original Approval Date: 09/01/2020          Recent Review Date: 09/01/2020            Scheduled Expiration Date: 09/01/2022
Presented by:   Kevin Silver, D.O. specializes in interventional pain management and osteopathic manipulative medicine. He provides testing and treatment for patients with musculoskeletal dysfunction and neurologic disorders. Dr. Silver earned a bachelor’s degree in microbiology from the University of Arkansas. He earned his medical degree at West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg and completed an internship at Detroit Medical Center in Michigan. He completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Michigan State University in East Lansing.  Prior to moving to Tupelo, he served as assistant professor in Virginia Commonwealth University Spine Center’s Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. He is with North MS Physical Medicine & Rehab. 

Target Audience:
This activity is intended for internal medicine, family medicine and primary care physicians and advance practice clinicians.

Learner outcome(s):

1)  Self-report knowledge gain and an intent to utilize evidence-based guidelines / accepted practice in the prescribing of medications with an emphasis on controlled substances. 

2)  Self-report knowledge gain of important pathophysiology concepts common to the care of patients using pharmaceuticals, describe the pharmacology of common medications, select the proper pharmacotherapeutics based on clinical presentation and incorporate evidence-based changes into practice. 

Medium / combination of media used:

This activity consists of an educational component (slides, audio lecture) in an electronic format, followed by an online post-test and participant self-reflection / declaration of learning.  Estimated time to complete this activity, including review of materials is one hour.

Required method of participation in the learning process: 

1.    Review activity information and completion requirements.
2.    View video. Estimated time = 35:00 minutes
3.    View support materials if applicable.  Estimated time = 15 mins
4.    Complete evaluation and learner assessment tool.  Estimated time = 15 mins          Total time for completion:  60 mins/  1.0 hour(s)     
Faculty Disclosure:  Dr. Kevin Silver 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. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationship(s) to disclose.

Commercial Support: This activity is fully funded by the NMMC CME Program and is not supported by any commercial support monies.

Continuing Medical Education Credit (Physician):
North Mississippi Medical Center is accredited by the Mississippi State Medical Association to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians. 
NMMC designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education Credit (APC):
NMMC is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  This activity has been approved for 1.0 contact hour.   CE# 00192-EDII-1060 (60 minutes = 1.0 contact hour)