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Prescription Drug Abuse - CE552
Prescription Drug Abuse
Knowing the Danger Signs


CE552 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Susanne J. Pavlovich-Danis, MSN, ARNP-C, CDE, CRRN and Nancy Bonalumi, DNP, RN, CEN, FAEN and Judith Sutherland, RN, MN, PhD
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Objectives:
The goal of this program is to provide nurses information about prescription drug abuse, high-risk groups, factors related to misuse, and assessment/treatment strategies. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify populations at greatest risk for prescription drug abuse
  • Discuss health provider, patient and regulatory factors associated with prescription drug abuse
  • Describe assessment strategies for suspected patient prescription drug abuse

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 7/12/2019

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