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Delaware: Substance Abuse, Chemical Dependency, and Drug Diversion

Delaware: Substance Abuse, Chemical Dependency, and Drug Diversion

Delaware: Substance Abuse, Chemical Dependency, and Drug Diversion

Sara Wilson, BA
Sara Wilson, BA
on behalf of ATrain Education

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Launch date: 23 Mar 2017
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Last updated: 04 Apr 2017

Reference: 175505

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Description

Evidence-based information about the problem of chemical dependency in the workplace, warning signs of substance use disorder, drug diversion and controlled substances, including safeguards to prevent diversion, misuse, abuse, addiction, and overdose deaths.

Objectives

Objectives
Describe the 5 Schedules of medications under the Controlled Substances Act and give examples of each.

Compare and contrast acute and chronic pain and discuss the trends in treatment of chronic pain.

Identify the demographic of drug abusers in U.S. society and cite five groups from whom they may get drugs.

State 7 symptoms of drug withdrawal from opioids at and least 4 best practice recommendations by the Medical Society of Delaware.

Name 3 categories of risk factors for opioid abuse and addiction and demonstrate ability to create a treatment plan for an abuser.

Explain informed consent and name 5 elements set forth by the Federation of Medical Boards.

List the 7 assessment tools for monitoring ongoing opioid therapy.

State at least 5 precautions to follow when tapering the patient off of opioids.

Describe Delaware’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) and explain drug take-back programs.
Sara Wilson, BA

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Sara Wilson, BA
on behalf of ATrain Education

She holds a BA in Classical Languages from the University of California, Berkeley. Sara Wilson is a professional writer and editor working in textbook publishing on nursing and health professions as well as online course material and NCLEX test preparation; further, she edited computer science, college textbooks and monographs, religion books, and computer gaming entertainment

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This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • 3.00 Hours

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