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Volume 24   No. 1    January  2019    
Pain Management and the Opioid Crisis (Patient Safety Module)
Learning Objectives

1. Define key terminology related to pain, pain management, and opioid-use disorder.
2. Describe multi-modal treatment as it relates to pain management.
3. Discuss appropriate prescribing of opiods for pain management and co-prescribing of opioid overdose reversal agents relative to the CDC opioid prescribing guideline.
4. Identify medication therapy in the treatment of pain.
5. List medication therapy used in medication assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid-use disorder.


Jordan L. Wulz, PharmD, MPH, BC-ADM, CHC
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Concordia University Wisconsin
Outpatient Pain Management Practice
Ascension Columbia St. Mary’s

Francesca Napolitano, PharmD
Pharmacy Practice and Academic Leadership Resident
Pharmacy Practice and Academic Leadership Resident
Family Medicine / Ambulatory Care at Milwaukee Health Services, Inc.

ACPE UAN 0121-0000-19-001-H05-T
Activity Type: Knowledge-based
Release date: January 1, 2019
Expiration date: December 31, 2021

This module will provide 2.5 contact hours (0.25 CEUs) of patient safety continuing pharmacy education credit for pharmacy technicians.
UAN: 0121-0000-19-001-H05-T       2.5 Contact Hours        Type of Activity: Knowledge-based       1/1/2019 - 12/31/2021