eLearning - Breaking the Cycle: Opioid Epidemic - Chronic Pain and Safe Opioid Prescribing Best Practices

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Chronic Pain and Safe Opioid Prescribing Best Practices

This online module will help NC providers who prescribe controlled substances meet the NC Medical Board Controlled Substances CME Requirement. This series of online modules will address controlled substances prescribing practices, recognizing signs of the abuse or misuse of controlled substances, and controlled substance prescribing for chronic pain management.

Release Date: June 30, 2017
Valid Thru: June 29, 2019

The following faculty member does not have significant or other financial relationships with industry/commercial supporters to disclose: Animita Saha, MD

The following faculty member does not plan to discuss unlabeled, unapproved or the investigative use of a commercial product or device during this presentation: Animita Saha, MD

To learn more about the NC Medical Board requirement, please visit: https://www.ncmedboard.org/resources-information/faqs/controlled-substances-cme-requirement

Funding for the development of the educational modules was provided, in part, by a grant from the State of Carolina through the Mecklenburg County Public Health Department.

System Requirements
Participants who are interested in taking this eLearning course, please go to our system requirements page for more information and to test your computer and the network your computer will be on prior to registering for the class. Once your registration is complete, you will receive the link to access the module in your registration receipt.


  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of the overall epidemiology, demographics, social impact and management challenges of opioid addiction
  • Describe specialty-specific challenges and interventions associated with the identification and management of opioid addiction
  • Outline specialty-specific management strategies in the alleviation of chronic pain


Kiley Hendrickson, BS, 704 512 6577


Jun 30, 2017 - Jun 30, 2019
12:00 AM - 11:55 PM
Dr. Animita C Saha, MD
Jun 30, 2017 - Jun 30, 2019
Check-In Time
12:00 AM
1.00 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
0.10 - CEU