April 16, 2024 | PMP Series | The New Overdose Risk Score and Other PMP Tools to Improve Patient Safety



Tuesday, April 16, 2024, 12:00-1:00pm

This webinar will provide a tour of the many tools to assist prescribers with evaluating risks and benefits of controlled substance prescribing, and particularly those to assess for higher-risk prescribing practices. It will also introduce and evaluate the new Overdose Risk Score.

– Assess the PMP tools available to improve patient safety
– Evaluate the new PMP Overdose Risk Score (ORS v2.0)
– Review higher risk prescribing thresholds and universal precautions


Elisabeth Fowlie Mock, MD Dr. Mock received her doctorate from Vanderbilt Medical School and a Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Administration from UNC-Chapel Hill.  She also attended Colby College and Emory University. She is Board Certified in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine. She works primarily as a clinical educator and consultant with per diem hospitalist and buprenorphine clinic shifts and is Maine PMP Clinical and Policy Advisor for Maine’s Office of Behavioral Health.

Prescribing clinicians and their teams

Continuing Medical Education
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Maine Medical Education Trust and CCSME. The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Maine Medical Education Trust designates this regularly scheduled series for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity qualifies for 1 credit of the 3 CME credit requirement for opioid medication education found in P.L. 2015, Chapter 488, Maine’s legislation to address the opioid drug crisis. It additionally qualifies for 1 credit of the 8 credit requirement set by the DEA MATE act.

*Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and other non-physician prescribers will be awarded a certificate of participation with a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Contact Hours
1 contact hour for social workers, licensed clinical professional counselors, and behavioral health professionals.
1 Category I contact hour for psychologists are provided. CCSME is a pre-approved sponsor and provider of Professional Education Activities for Psychologists.
1 contact hour CHES. CCSME is a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.