The article, “Responsible Opioid Prescribing” was authored by Timothy Sternberg, DMD, MD and has been approved for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 credits.TM
After purchasing this CME Certification, you will receive a link to the article and the test in your email.
Timothy Sternberg, DMD, MD, Spine Care & Pain Management, Ancora Pain Recovery.
1. Understand the epidemiology of opioid prescription abuse.
2. Have a general knowledge of the risks, benefits, and limitations of chronic opioid therapy.
3. Be acquainted with the applicable Florida Statutes regarding prescribing chronic opioids.
4. Be informed enough of the standard of care for chronic opioid prescribing to come to a personal decision whether you would want this to be a part of your professional practice.
CME Credit Eligibility:
A minimum passing grade of 70% must be achieved. Only one re-take opportunity will be granted.
Timothy Sternberg, DMD, MD reports no significant relations to disclose, financial or otherwise with any commercial supporter or product manufacturer associated with this activity.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest:
St. Vincent’s Healthcare (SVHC) requires speakers, faculty, CME Committee and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this educations activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly evaluated by SVHC for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the presentation and educational materials used as basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.
Joint Sponsorship Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of St. Vincent’s Healthcare and the Duval County Medical Society. St. Vincent’s Healthcare designates this educational activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. TM Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.