“Drink a Beer, Glass of Wine, or Liquor….Pick Your Poison”: Recognizing and Treating Alcohol Use Disorder

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Target Audience

Pharmacists, Nurse Practioners, Nurses

Description

This knowledge -based CPE activity will provide the healthcare professional with information on the chronic, relapsing medical condition of alcohol use disorder. Impacts of alcohol can impair brain function as well as have significant health consequences. Pharmacists, Nurse Practioners and Nurese can provide screening and brief counseling to reduce the stigma around alcohol use and describe treatment management options

Live Webinar Information
This webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the webinar will be emailed prior to the event. Please go to our live webinar requirements page for more information and to test the computer/device and network prior to the event.


Continuing Education Credit For Pharmacists:
The University Of North Carolina Eshelman School Of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The program ACPE# 0046-9999-21-187-L01-P ((Pharmacist) provides 2.0 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit. To receive CE credit, you must complete the CE attendance form and the evaluation of the program. Statement of credit can be viewed and printed in CPE Monitor. Statements of CE Credit will be processed in approximately 2 to 3 weeks. **No partial credit will be available**

Continuing Education Credit For Nurses:
2.0 Nursing Contact Hours
The Charlotte Area Health Education Center is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Objectives

  • Describe the impact COVID-19 on Alcohol Use Disorder
  • Recognize physical impacts and lab abnormalities due to alcohol
  • Utilize assessment scales for alcohol use screen
  • Identify risk of alcohol withdrawal and treatment options
  • Review treatment options for continual abstinence and recovery

Contact

Sarah M Ashcraft, BA

Sessions

Status
Open
Presenter(s)
Dr. Kristen M Nagy, PharmD
Date(s)
Dec 7, 2021
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Check-In Time
6:00 PM
Credit
2.00 - Contact Hours
2.00 - ACPE
2.00 - Nursing Contact Hours
Location
Charlotte AHEC
Room
Live Webinar
Description
INSTRUCTOR WILL PRESENT REMOTELY
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Dec 7, 2021
Time
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location
Charlotte AHEC
Room
Live Webinar
Fees
$85.00
Registration
Credits
2.00
ACPE
2.00
Contact Hours
2.00
Nursing Contact Hours