Maine Medicine Weekly Update - 07/17/2017 (Plain Text Version)
In this issue:
Opioid Prescribing Presentation: Wednesday, July 19 from 5-8:30pm in Auburn
3-hour presentation from 5:00-8:30pm in Auburn, presented by the Maine Independent Clinical Information Service (MICIS)
Improving Opioid Prescribing and Patient Safety
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at the Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch
Program 5:00-8:30pm, check in begins at 4:30pm
Free - Advanced Registration Required
This 3-hour education session will feature an update on Chapter 488 and clinical content with a compassionate, patient-centered perspective, and will include “blitz” didactics, multi-media components, case-based studies and small group discussions. The topics covered at this session will be:
This MICIS presentation activity qualifies for a maximum of 3 CME credits of the 3 CME credit requirement for opioid medication education found in P.L. 2015, Chapter 488, Maine’s recent legislation to address the opioid drug abuse crisis. Attendees should only claim credit for the hours they attend.
Presenters: Erika Pierce MMSc., PA-C; Gordon Smith, Esq.; Stephen Hull, MD; Peter Leighton, MD
The Maine Independent Clinical Information Service (MICIS) is a program of the Maine Medical Association.