Adolescent and Opioid Addiction

Virtual

Jennifer Kershaw Jensen, MSN, APRN-NP, CPNP is a Nurse Practitioner in The Potocsnak Family Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Lurie Children's Hospital. Her clinical areas of expertise include substance use prevention and treatment as well as care for LGBTQ+ identified youth.   Learning Objectives:  Attendees will be able to identify risk factors

Free

IPHCA Half and Half X-Waiver Training: 4 Hour Live Interaction

Virtual

Course Objectives: Screen and identify patients with OUD and define evidence-based treatments. Discuss the pharmacology of opioids as it relates to treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD) patients. Describe the fundamentals of office-based opioid treatment including the treatment of the co-morbid patient. Explain the process of buprenorphine induction as well as stabilization and maintenance. Discuss

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