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Engaging the Nursing Community in the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

Revised November 2017

Audience

Nurses (RNs) and Nurse Practitioners (NPs)

Description

This 15-minute podcast discusses common barriers to opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment and how RNs and NPs can help expand patient access to it. The podcast highlights the benefits of a collaborative care/ nurse care manager approach used in Massachusetts that has improved patient access to office-based OUD treatment with buprenorphine. This program—offering 0.25 CE credits.

Engaging the Nursing Community in Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder

Visit the ReachMD site to listen to the podcast and learn more about the program.

This page was last updated November 2017

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