The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at noon until 04:30 PM
Location and Delivery Method ( view map )
Delivery Method
Face-To-Face
Location Name
Fountainhead Development
Address
1501 Queens Way
City
Fairbanks
State / Province
AK
Zip / Postal Code
99701
Country
United States
Cost Range
FREE

Host And Instructor

Host
American Society of Addiction Medicine
Instructor
to be determined

Credits

C.E. Credit for Physician: 4.00
Specialization: AMA PRA Category 1
AMA CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT: The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
C.E. Credit for Physician: 4.00
Specialization: AMA PRA Category 1
The American Society of Addiction Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Training Overview Description

The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course covers all evidence-based practices and medications for treating patients with opioid use disorder.

The ASAM Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Course is designed for:

  • Physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and healthcare team members working with patients with opioid use disorder.
  • Physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants who wish to obtain a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine in office-based treatment of opioid use disorder.

Course Format:

  • Blended – four hours live, four hours online

  • Four hours of live learning

  • Four hours of self-paced online learning to be completed within 45 days of live course

Course faculty are expecting learners to complete the first portion of the course before attending the live portion. This 4 hour online/4 hour live blended training satisfies eight hours of education requirements for providers to qualify for a DEA DATA2000 waiver. NPs and PAs can qualify after completing an additional 16 hours provided by ASAM free of charge.

Event-specific Details

Alcohol & Substance Abuse
Evidence Based Medicine/Practice
Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseler
NP - Family Practice
NP - Pediatric
NP - Psychiatric
NP - Women's Health
Other Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
Family Medicine Physician
Other Physician
Psychiatrist

Registration Information

Additional information including registration can be found on the ASAM Event page.

Questions regarding this training can be answered via email at education@ASAM.org or via phone 301-656-3920.