Controlled Substances Education Course
Registration begins at 9:00 a.m.
Course begins promptly at 10:00 a.m.
Andrew Lowe, Pharm.D.
Federal and state laws and regulations pertaining to the provision, administration and furnishing of controlled substances. The use of secure drug order forms.
Comparison of efficacy data and safety profiles which influence the selection, usage, conversion and clinical rationale for the use of pharmacological agents.
10 Minute Break
Other uses for controlled substances
Disorders routinely requiring a therapeutic regimen of controlled substances for clinical management.
Controlled substance’s potential for abuse and addiction, its psychosocial aspects, the recognition of the symptoms (including controlled substance-seeking behaviors).
Jeremy Adler, MS, PA-C
The legal and professional relationship between a PA and the collaborating physician. Charting requirements.
Recognition, prevention and management of acute and chronic pain.
Provision of appropriate patient education regarding controlled substances.