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).
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)
Training Dates (Register below)
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)
Daniel Clauw, MD - University of Michigan: Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine & Psychiatry; Director of Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center, Ann Arbor, 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
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
*Faculty may change based on availability
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, Advanced Pain Management Workshops, from 02/15/2018 - 02/15/2019, 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. Approval Number: 80002
ACPE Universal Activity Number 0112-9999-18-419-L01-P, 7.50 contact hour (0.75CEU) Knowledge-based
This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative- Approval # 110717-00 & 010518-00
Registered or certified medical assistants can submit copies of their agendas and certificates of completion to their certification entity to obtain continuing education credit.