This program will prepare attendees to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required to identify and manage substance use disorders and addiction comorbidities in their practices. Methadone will be covered on Friday, starting with an update from BSAS, dosing, and inductions at OTPs, hospital inductions, safety, and SAHMSA's TBH policy. Saturday will include updates on psychedelics, harm reduction, treatment access, incorporating families within treatment,ADA and SUD, Alcohol, Buprenorphine, and legislative updates.
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
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