Treating Pain & Addiction

Mi-CCSI, is offering a two part virtual training series on changing the way providers and staff diagnose and treat pain, emphasizing psychosocial and non-pharmaceutical interventions as well as introductions to addiction and weaning opioid prescribing.


Part One

Overview

This session will include a review of the pain management mechanisms, pathophysiology, biopsychosocial aspects, cannabinoid treatment approaches, and an overview of the standards for opioids and other controlled substances to meet new LARA requirements.

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)


Part Two

Overview

Part Two will explore practical approaches for:

  • Managing patients with opioid use disorders including tapering, crucial conversations, and case studies.
  • Explore approaches for team-based care for managing patients with chronic pain including ways to optimize the multi-disciplinary team (physical therapy, behavioral health services), reviewing assessment and care planning components.

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)


Training Dates & Registration

Part One:

Friday, June 12, 2020 | Virtual Conference

Part Two:

Friday, June 19, 2020 | Virtual Conference

This training will be a Live stream event hosted through zoom

Event Registration

June Event Materials


Faculty*

Daniel Clauw, MD - University of Michigan: Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine & Psychiatry; Director of Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Glenn Dregansky, DO - Western Michigan University: Program Director for WMU Homer Stryker School of Medicine's Family Medicine Residency Program, Kalamazoo, MI
James Hudson, MD - Medical Director of the Pain Center at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Services, Grand Rapids, MI
Eric Lake, MA, LLP, CADC - Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Services: Psychologist, Pain Rehabilitation Program, Grand Rapids, MI
Timothy Phillips, PT, DPT, MTC - Spectrum Health: Lead physical therapist, Grand Rapids, MI
Eva Quirion, FNP PhD - St. Joseph Healthcare: Nurse practitioner specializing in treatment of pain and substance use disorder, Bangor, MA
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

*Faculty may change based on availability


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 and the LARA training requirements for providers prescribing opioids and other controlled substances.
AAFP:
This Live activity, Treating Pain and Addiction, from 03/06/2020 - 03/06/2021, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Providers should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA/AAFP Equivalency:
AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.

Nurses

Note: Nurses can use CME credits toward re-licensure.
Michigan Board of Nursing Continuing Education Requirements Details

Social Workers

This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Course Approval Number: 051420-01 The course, when completed in full (attendance at both sessions) is approved for a maximum of 7 contact hours.

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.



prior 2020 Event Materials & Details

Friday, March 6, 2020 | Saginaw-Great Lakes Bay Health Centers

Saginaw March Event Details

2019 Event Materials & Details

Thursday, March 7, 2019 | Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids March Event Materials

Thursday, June 13, 2019 | Marquette

June Marquette Event Materials

Thursday, September 19, 2019 | Muskegon

September Muskegon Event Materials

Thursday, November 7, 2019 | Ann Arbor

November Ann Arbor Event Materials



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