Conquering the Crisis: Fighting Substance Misuse in Alabama

Conquering the Crisis: Fighting Substance Misuse in Alabama

Continuing Education Information

Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians
Credit will be uploaded to the ACPE CPE Monitor within 5 business days of completion of the online program evaluation. Once credit is awarded, transcripts will be available online within 24 hours on the Learner’s CPE Monitor profile at The Office of Post Graduate Education strongly encourages each participant to check their profile online within 60 days of attendance to ensure credit has been awarded properly. ACPE will not accept CE submissions after 60 days from the live seminar date.

This knowledge-based continuing education activity has been approved for a total of 7.5 hours of live continuing education units for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. ACPE Universal Activity Numbers for this AUHSOP Continuing Education program are as follows:

“The Scope of the Problem: National and Local Perspectives”

“The Role of the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program: Foundational Knowledge and Best Practices”

“Identifying Drug and Alcohol Impairment”

“Substance Abuse: Safe Practices and Action Items for Healthcare Professionals”

“The United States of Numb: Current Trends in Adolescent Substance Abuse”

“Risk Mitigation Strategies and Resources in Cases of Substance Abuse”

“Collaborating for Solutions”

“Conquering the Crisis: Panel Discussion”

Auburn University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education; credits are recognized nationwide.

Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy is a Board approved provider of continuing nursing education in Alabama by the Alabama Board of Nursing. Provider Number: ABNP1515. This program will provide 9 hours of continuing nursing education.

Huntsville Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity has been approved for 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ towards the ABME controlled substance requirement. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama through the joint providership of Huntsville Hospital and the Auburn Harrison School of Pharmacy. Huntsville Hospital is accredited by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Advanced Nursing
ANCC contact hours: 7.25. This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Huntsville Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Provider Number: 5-119; Expiring 08/05/2019.

Dentists and Dental Hygienists
The Alabama Board of Dental Examiners has approved this conference for 7.5 hours of CE for Dentists and Dental Hygienists.

The Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine has approved this program for 8.5 hours of CE for veterinarians.

Social Workers
This conference, at each of the four locations, is ABSWE approved Social Work for 7.5 hours of continuing education credit.

Activity Completion Requirements

To obtain credit for this continuing education program, each participant will need to attend the live conference and complete the online program evaluation in the week following the seminar. CE credit will be uploaded online for most professions, but a certificate of completion can be provided upon request.

Funding for this conference was made possible by the Grant or Cooperative Agreement Number NU17CE924865-02, funded by the Centers for Control and Prevention . The views expressed in written conference 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 the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

Last Updated: June 13, 2018