Opioid Education for Healthcare Providers

AHA Product Number
15-1422
  • Blended and eLearning
  • Online Course
  • Student
Regular Price $20.00 $20.00

Please note: This product is currently on back order and is expected to ship in 2 to 3 weeks.

Description


Opioid Education for Healthcare Providers is a self-directed, eLearning course is for use by a single student that includes modules such as recognition and treatment of opioid overdose (use of CPR and reversal agents), details of the opioid epidemic and opioid use disorder, pathophysiology of pain and opioids leading to addiction, and managing acute pain with alternative pain management options.

This 30 minute long course educates participants in the pathophysiology of opioid overdose; special considerations on how to care for overdose patients, including naloxone administration; recognizing the need for high-quality CPR; and use of a defibrillator.

Included with Purchase


Technical Requirements


Operating Systems

  • Windows XP+
  • Mac OSX 10.10+
  • iOS 8+
  • Android 4.4+

Browsers

  • Chrome (recommended)
  • Firefox
  • Edge
  • Mobile Chrome

*Mobile devices with screens smaller than 7 inches are not supported

Product Specifications


  • Format Online Course
  •    
  • Product Type Blended and eLearning
  •    

This course includes the following modules:

  • Recognition and treatment of opioid overdose (use of naloxone and CPR as indicated)
  • Overview of the opioid epidemic and opioid use disorder
  • Pathophysiology of opioids leading to addiction
  • Explanation of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)
  • Importance of integrated treatment

Fulfillment Details


Continuing Education Information




Gift With Purchase


Audience


The AHA’s Opioid Education for Healthcare Providers Course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need an understanding of the opioid epidemic, pathophysiology of opioids, and special considerations on how to care for overdose patients.

This course is a self-directed eLearning course taken online via the Web or a Learning Management System (LMS). No hands-on skills session is required.

This course is intended for US audiences only.

Product Details

Description

Opioid Education for Healthcare Providers is a self-directed, eLearning course is for use by a single student that includes modules such as recognition and treatment of opioid overdose (use of CPR and reversal agents), details of the opioid epidemic and opioid use disorder, pathophysiology of pain and opioids leading to addiction, and managing acute pain with alternative pain management options.

This 30 minute long course educates participants in the pathophysiology of opioid overdose; special considerations on how to care for overdose patients, including naloxone administration; recognizing the need for high-quality CPR; and use of a defibrillator.

Technical Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows XP+
  • Mac OSX 10.10+
  • iOS 8+
  • Android 4.4+

Browsers

  • Chrome (recommended)
  • Firefox
  • Edge
  • Mobile Chrome

*Mobile devices with screens smaller than 7 inches are not supported

Product Specifications

  • Format Online Course
  • Product Type Blended and eLearning

This course includes the following modules:

  • Recognition and treatment of opioid overdose (use of naloxone and CPR as indicated)
  • Overview of the opioid epidemic and opioid use disorder
  • Pathophysiology of opioids leading to addiction
  • Explanation of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)
  • Importance of integrated treatment

Audience

The AHA’s Opioid Education for Healthcare Providers Course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need an understanding of the opioid epidemic, pathophysiology of opioids, and special considerations on how to care for overdose patients.

This course is a self-directed eLearning course taken online via the Web or a Learning Management System (LMS). No hands-on skills session is required.

This course is intended for US audiences only.

eLearning
eLearning courses give students the flexibility to learn at their own pace and on their own schedule, anywhere and anytime an internet connection is available. eLearning courses are fully self-directed, and do not require a separate skills testing.
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