SPOTSSafer Prescribing of Opioids after Trauma and Surgery
A collaborative learning series presented by the South Central Wisconsin Healthcare Emergency Readiness Coalition (SCWIHERC), South Central Regional Trauma Advisory Council (SCRTAC), and the Surgical Collaborative of Wisconsin (SCW), through a generous grant from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services.
Are you interested in more content around opioid prescribing? Check out SaferOpioids.com, a new website funded by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. We hope that Safer Opioids can be a resource for data-driven strategies to minimize unnecessary opioid prescriptions, prevent diversion of opioids into communities, and provide effective non-opioid pain relief.
March 25 • 12:00 p.m. • Dr. Alaa Abd-Elsayed
Introduction to the role of prescription opioids in the opioid crisis
April 18 • 12:00 p.m. • Drs. Jonathan Kohler, Timothy Casias, and Jared Hylton
Opioid prescribing for children after surgery or trauma
May 23 • 4:00 p.m. • Drs. Mike Repplinger and Benjamin Schnapp
Opioid prescribing for surgery and trauma in the Emergency Department
June 20 • 12:00 p.m. • Drs. Randy Brown and Elise Wessol
Opioid prescribing for patients with chronic opioid use disorder
July 18 • 12:00 p.m. • Dr. Hee Soo Jung
Opioid prescribing for adults after surgery or trauma
August 15 • 1:00 p.m. • Dr. Michael Lohmeier
Prescription opioids in the pre-hospital setting
September 19 • 12:00 p.m. • Dr. Alison Miller
Opioid prescribing by primary care providers for patients after surgery or trauma
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, SCRTAC, and SCWIHERC. The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation Statements
American Medical Association (AMA)
The University of Wisconsin-Madison ICEP designates this live activity for maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course has been approved by the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board as meeting the requirements for a continuing education course on the responsible opioid prescribing guidelines. MEB#: MED-1067
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
The University of Wisconsin-Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 ANCC contact hours. The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 CEUs or 1 hours.