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We’re on Each Other’s Team: Strategies for Patient-Centered, Interprofessional Chronic Pain Management

This on-demand module focuses on the role of pharmacists as part of the health care team treating patients with chronic pain. Content will review interprofessional collaboration methods, and appropriate monitoring and follow up strategies for patients with chronic pain.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Design patient-centered care plans for patients with chronic pain that include recommendations for interprofessional collaboration
  • Apply appropriate monitoring and follow up strategies for patients with chronic pain that account for risks associated with pain pharmacotherapy

Presenter

Michele Matthews, PharmD, BCACP, FASHP, is vice-chairman and professor, Department of Pharmacy at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Registration Fee: Free for MCPHS alumni and full-time employees; $12.00 for all other professionals. Registration is required to earn ACPE credit.

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Release Date: March 11, 2022
Expiration Date: March 31, 2023
Universal Activity Number: 0026-0000-22-100-H08-P | application
Contact Hour: 1 (0.1 CEU)
Topic Designator: Pain Management and Opioids

Accreditation

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Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MCPHS designates this educational activity for a total of 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEU).


Requirements for Credit

In order to receive credit, the participant must view the entire presentation and complete the pre and post-tests, and evaluation form. Upon completion participant credit will be reported to CPE Monitor. Transcripts may be printed from CPE Monitor.

Evaluation

All participants will have the opportunity to review the educational session and speakers, and to identify future educational needs.

Statement of Disclosure

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences adheres to the ACPE Standards for Integrity and Independence in Continuing Education. It is the policy of MCPHS that the speakers and planning committee members disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies within the last 24 months, and that relevant conflicts of interest are mitigated. Speakers will disclose any off-label/unapproved use of drugs or devices during their presentation.

Michele Matthews has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Continuing Education staff members hold no financial relationships with ineligible companies, related to the content of this presentation.

No funding from industry provided for this event. No exhibitors will be present.