Adrienne Emery-Ramirez is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and has worked with patients who have substance abuse/addiction conditions for years. In this course, she will educate the audience regarding best practices around chronic pain management and controlled substance prescribing practices along with signs of abuse or misuse of controlled substances. Additionally, she will provide a brief overview of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT).
Participation in this event will provide 1.5 hours of NC Medical Board mandated controlled substance prescriber education. Participants must review the course in its entirety to receive credit.
This activity is co-sponsored by The Governor’s institute of N.C. and PORT Health.