Accreditation Information

CE Information

Information on this page is current through May 2021. This page will be updated regularly as the final agenda is reviewed and credit applications are approved.

Please contact info@naccme.com for any specific requests or more information.

Intended Learners

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, pharmacists, dentists, advanced practice registered nurses, registered nurses, social workers, addiction professionals, prevention professionals, health education specialists, certified counselors, lawyers, law enforcement officials, and psychologists.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

 >  Discuss recent updates in the fight against the opioid epidemic

 >  Review best practices for treating and preventing opioid addiction

 >  Replicate effective preventative treatments, programs, and initiatives in the fight against the opioid epidemic

Accreditation Information*

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) and Operation Unite. NACCME is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

CME

PHYSICIANS

NACCME designates this live activity for AMA PRA Category 1 credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS
NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

CNE

NURSES

This continuing nursing education activity will award contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255.

CE Information

PSYCHOLOGISTS

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NACCME maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded. Full attendance is required for all CE activities.

Instructional Level: Advanced

SOCIAL WORKERS

As a Jointly Accredited Provider, NACCME is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program.

Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. NACCME maintains responsibility for this course.

Advanced continuing education credits.

PHARMACISTS

This live, knowledge-based activity has been approved to offer pharmacy contact hours. Contact hours/CEUs are to be awarded upon final approval of the agenda.

ADA Statement

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity needs accommodation, please call 609.371.1137. 

Requirements for Credit

To be eligible for documentation of credit for each session attended, participants must participate in the full activity and complete the online general survey and the online evaluation form for each session by within 60 days of the live activity. Once completed, participants may immediately print their documentation of credit.

For questions regarding this educational activity, please call 609.371.1137.

Privacy Policy

NACCME protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants, educational partners, and joint sponsors. NACCME and our joint sponsors will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the appropriate accrediting agency.

NACCME maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.

Copyright © 2021 by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC. All rights reserved. No part of this accredited continuing education activity may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without first obtaining permission from North American Center for Continuing Medical Education.

No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity. Please see agenda for individual session support.