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The Nurse With Substance Use Disorder - CE153-60
The Nurse With Substance Use Disorder
Moving Past the “Impaired” Nurse Label

CE153-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Susanne J. Pavlovich-Danis, MSN, ARNP-C, CDE, CRRN
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The goal of this substance-use-disorder-in-nursing continuing education program is to help nurses recognize and support colleagues who may be suffering from a substance use disorder. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify five behaviors suggestive of a coworker suffering from a substance use disorder
  • Relate the incidence and characteristics of nurses at risk for substance abuse
  • Describe three measures to take when reporting a colleague suspected of substance use disorder

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 3/31/2019

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