OOC: Best Practices in Urine Drug Testing for Addiction Treatment
This course is part of a 23-course curricula series developed by expert healthcare professionals to educate a variety of disciplines about drug addiction and its impact. The Best Practices in Urine Drug Screening (UDS) for Addiction Treatment course explores the clinical value of performing UDS in opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment. Learners are taught how to conduct UDS, how to interpret results, and how to discuss the results with patients. The course highlight the positive opportunities that UDS can provide when working with OUD patients and examines various scenarios and outcomes related to the process.
Understand the importance of UDS to promote treatment adherence and collaboration with OUD patients.
Identify best practices and processes for conducting UDS.
Understand how to interpret UDS results.
Develop skills for having tough conversations with patients around UDS results.
- RN/LPN Contact CE: 1.0
- Counselor CPEs: 1.0
- Social Work CPEs: 1.0
- Psychologists MCEs: 1.0
- Number of CEUs: 1.0
Awarded 1.0-hour AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award for completing this CME activity
COUNSELOR EDUCATION CLASSIFICATIONS: 1.0 C2 – Counseling Procedures & Strategies with Addicted Populations
PREVENTION EDUCATION CLASSIFICATIONS: 1.0 R1 – Field Related Other
Funding for this curricula was made possible by grant number 1 H79 TI080261-01 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
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- Best Practices in Urine Drug Testing for Addiction Treatment Part 1
- Best Practices in Urine Drug Testing for Addiction Treatment Part 2
- Best Practices in Urine Drug Testing for Addiction Treatment Part 3
- Best Practices in Urine Drug Testing for Addiction Treatment Part 4
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