To receive credit, please review the activity content and click on the link to the post-test provided below for each activity.

PCE Home Study Chapter

Managing Chronic Pain and Preventing Opioid Abuse: New Guidelines and Strategies

Program Number: CPCE91217-7B

Release Date: October 31, 2017

Expiration Date: October 30, 2018

Credit Hours: 1.00

Pharmacology Hours for NPs: 1.00


Reducing Side Effects in Acute Pain Management

Program Number: DPCE91716

Release Date: May 8, 2017

Expiration Date: May 8, 2018

Credit Hours: 1.00

Pharmacology Hours for NPs: 1.00

Video Lecture

Safe Means of Administering the Right Therapy – Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioids (Get SMART)

Program Number: RPCE90916

Release Date: April 24, 2017

Expiration Date: April 24, 2018

Credit Hours: 3.50

Pharmacology Hours for NPs: 1.70


Management of Chronic Pain: Optimizing Treatment and Reducing the Risk of Abuse  

Program Number: CPCE90316-7D

Release Date: March 31, 2017

Expiration Date: March 30, 2018

Credit Hours: 1.00

Pharmacology Hours for NPs: 1.00


Recognition and Management of Inflammatory Back Pain in Primary Care: Test Your Knowledge

Program Number: NPCE90316

Release Date: February 28, 2017

Expiration Date: February 28, 2018

Credit Hours: 1.00

Pharmacology Hours for NPs: 0.25

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