DEA MATE ACT for Prescribers: Evidence Based Approaches to Screen, Treat and Refer SUD Patients - And Safely Treat Pain for All
MEET THE 8-HOUR DEA MATE ACT REQUIREMENT !
UPMC Providers: $99 (Virtual Only)
This 2-part course is designed to fulfill the Medication Assisted Treatment Education (MATE) training requirements set by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for all DEA-registered practitioners, except veterinarians, to complete eight-hours of training on on the treatment and management of patients with opioid or other substance use disorders.
- PART 1: 6-Hours Virtual on December 1 (Zoom)
- PART 2: 2-Hours Online Only (Link provided following the activity)
This course is offered in partnership with Allegheny Medical College, AHEC West, the Allegany/Garrett Dental Association, and UPMC Western Maryland.
- Describe the biopsychosocial root causes of addiction including risks and protective factors, including epigenetics.
- Recognize drug-seeking behavior and signs of medication misuse and appropriately address patient non-compliance.
- List the FDA approved Medication Assisted Treatment options, including benefits, risks and contraindications.
- Outline the laws, regulations, and best practices related to controlled substances.
- Describe the societal impacts of the SUD crisis and the prescriber’s role in mitigating SUD risk through screening and pain management practices.
PART 1 (December 1): 6-Hours Virtual Zoom (link provided after registration)
PART 2: 2-Hours Online only
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh and Allegheny Medical College. The University of Pittsburgh 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.
The University of Pittsburgh designates this blended activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 8 contact hours.
DEA Medication Access and Training Expansion (MATE) Act
This training is designed to meet the training requirements for Medication Access and Training Expansion (MATE) Act of 2023.
Pennsylvania Opioid/Pain Management Credit (physicians only)
This activity has been designated as and qualifies for Opioid/Pain Management Credit. It is the responsibility of the learner to maintain the educational presentation or conference agenda as evidence, if needed for audit purposes
- 2.00 ACPE PharmacyThe UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
- 2.00 Attendance