March 29, 2024 | Opioid Withdrawal for Nursing | ME SUD Learning Community

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This program will cover the symptoms and management of opioid withdrawal including possible treatment options and how to assess patients using the Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale (COWS).

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the withdrawal process for opioids
  2. Feel competent calculating a Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale (COWS)
  3. Identify some treatment options for withdrawal management

Online Course Evaluation – How it works:

We now use our online course system for course evaluations and certificates. We hope this will ultimately provide a smoother experience for you by allowing you to access your certificate immediately after completing the course evaluation. Here is how it works:

After the live meeting ends:

  1. Log into this online course
  2. Click below on “Course Survey” to access the survey. After completing the survey, return to the course page.
  3. After you submit the evaluation, click Mark Complete and you will be able to download or print your certificate. The certificate will also be emailed to you as a PDF.
  4. If you need a certificate for Continuing Medical Education, you will be emailed a CME certificate within 2-3 weeks of completion of the course evaluation.