Best-Practice Prescribing and Drug Diversion Training for West Virginia Nurses (1 Hour)
Objectives: Discuss the scope of prescription drug misuse and diversion. Identify components of responsible prescribing practices for opioid medications. Discuss considerations for the use of the opioid antagonist naloxone.
Description: REQUIRED FOR WEST VIRGINIA NURSES: Fulfills the requirement of 1 contact hour of continuing education for best-practice prescribing of controlled substances and drug diversion training for West Virginia nurses.