Opioid Use Disorder: Consideration of Medication-Assisted Treatment for Real-World Challenges During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Opioid Use Disorder: Consideration of Medication-Assisted Treatment for Real-World Challenges During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Court Type: 
Drug Court
Training Format: 
Webinar
Monday, January 4, 2021 to Thursday, January 6, 2022

On-Demand Webcast

INTENDED LEARNERS

This on-demand activity is designed for the full multidisciplinary addiction management team and all other stakeholders in addiction management, including: psychiatrists, nurse practitioners (NPs), physician assistants (PAs), psychiatric nurses, psychologists, therapists, counselors, social workers, addiction management specialists, executive-level decision-makers at mental health and substance use treatment organizations, public health officials, and community advocates.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After participating in this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Discuss guideline recommendations for the successful implementation of MOUD
  • Compare benefits and challenges associated with the use of approved medications for the treatment of OUD
  • Identify new MOUD formulations recently introduced or in the pipeline
  • Identify new medications and medication combinations that could be used to enhance the effectiveness of MOUD
  • Identify MOUD delivery strategies that could be used to overcome barriers to patient engagement
  • Review implementation strategies to address patient access to MOUD during the coronavirus pandemic

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