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Controlled Substance Awareness Training

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Step Status
Educational Materials
Release Date: Sat, 1/1/22
Termination Date: Sat, 12/31/22
Credits: 0.5
Description: Completion of this CME activity fulfills the state mandated Awareness Training for Controlled Substances. It fulfills all areas as required in the rule of Public Act 247 of 2017.
Educational Objectives: At the end of this activity, participant should be able to:
  1. Understand the risk and benefit associated with prescribing and administration of opioids and other controlled substances.
  2. Understand how to compliment use of controlled substances with integrated treatments.
  3. Demonstrate awareness of alternative treatments for pain management.
  4. Counsel patients on teh effects and risks associated with controlled substances.
  5. Explain the stigma of addiction (substance use disorder).
  6. Utilize the Michigan Automated Prescription System.
Target Audience: This activity is appropriate for House Officers, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Other Healthcare Professionals, Physician Assistants, Physicians in the fields of Adolescent Medicine, Anesthesiology, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiovascular Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, General Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, Hepatology, Immunology, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Nephrology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Other Healthcare Professions, Otolaryngology, Palliative Medicine, Pathology, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Primary Care, Psychiatry, Psychology, Pulmonology, Radiation Oncology, Radiology, Rheumatology, Sleep Medicine, Social Work, Sports Medicine, Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Urology, Vascular Surgery.
Accreditation and Credit Designation:

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

/p>Original Release Date: February 2019
Termination Date: January 2022
Additional Info: Bibliographic Resources


Category: Pain and Symptom Management

Credits available:

AMA PRA Category 1: 0.50
Participation: 0.50