Basic & Advanced Pain Management Training

Mi-CCSI, in collaboration with our members and community organizations, developed a comprehensive training program to address patients with acute and chronic pain. The curriculum includes the foundations of pain management which addresses the basics of pain management mechanisms, pathophysiology, biopsychosocial aspects of pain, pharmacotherapy and non-pharmacy treatment approaches. The advanced practical workshops include approaches for medication tapering, conducting difficult conversations with patients, comprehensive assessment of biopsychosocial aspects of pain, basics of addiction, referral and communications strategies with specialty providers and using the new automated prescription system (MAPS).

Intended Audience

Primary care practice teams or individual providers, clinical and non-clinical staff (Providers, care managers, social workers, medical assistants, office managers and staff, pharmacists, behavioral health specialists)

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Pain Management Overview and Detailed Agenda

Training Dates (Register below)

Friday, October 12, 2018 | Grand Rapids
TIME

7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. (Breakfast will be served 7:30 a.m.)

Location

Grand Rapids Masonic Center
233 E. Fulton St.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018 | New Hudson/Wixom
TIME

7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. (Breakfast will be served 7:30 a.m.)

Location

Lyon Meadows Conference Center
53200 Grand River
New Hudson, MI 48165

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Saturday, October 13, 2018 | Muskegon
TIME

7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. (Breakfast will be served 7:30 a.m.)

Location

Holiday Inn Muskegon-Harbor
939 3rd St.
Muskegon, MI 49440

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 | New Hudson/Wixom
TIME

7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. (Breakfast will be served 7:30 a.m.)

Location

Lyon Meadows Conference Center
53200 Grand River
New Hudson, MI 48165

Registration

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Event Schedule

Morning - Foundations of Pain Management
The morning sessions will include the basics of pain management mechanisms, pathophysiology, biopsychosocial aspects of pain, pharmacotherapy and non-pharmacy treatment approaches.

Afternoon - Workshops

The afternoon workshop sessions will include practical applications of approaches for medication tapering; conducting difficult conversations with patients; comprehensive assessment of biopsychosocial aspects of pain; basics of addition and working with specialty providers; using the new automated prescription system (MAPS)

Faculty

Daniel Clauw, MD - University of Michigan: Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine & Psychiatry; Director of Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Susan Devuyst-Miller, PharmD - Ferris State University, Cherry Health, Grand Rapids, MI
Scott Haga, PA-C - Spectrum Health Medical Group Center for Integrative Medicine, Grand Rapids, MI
James Hudson, MD - Medical Director of the Pain Center at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Services, Grand Rapids, MI
Bruce Springer, MD - Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services, Grand Rapids, MI
David Williams, PhD - University of Michigan: Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine, Psychiatry & Psychology; Associate Director of the Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Andrew Hudson - Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Lansing, MI

Continuing Education

Providers & Nurses

This training will meet the continuing education requirements for pain and symptom management in the state of Michigan for medical license renewals. Nurses in Michigan may use CME credits towards re-licensure.
This Live activity, Basics of pain and pain management, from 02/15/2018 - 06/28/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.25 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Pharmacists

ACPE Universal Activity Number 0112-9999-18-419-L01-P, 7.50 contact hour (0.75CEU) Knowledge-based

Michigan Pharmacists Association-Continuing Education Requirements

Social Workers

This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative- Approval # 110717-00 & 010518-00

Medical Assistants

Registered or certified medical assistants can submit copies of their agendas and certificates of completion to their certification entity to obtain continuing education credit.


Previous Pain Management Sessions

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Pain Management Resources

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