The American Dental Association has been doing its part to combat the opioid crisis by informing dentists about how the drugs they prescribe in their offices can be potentially harmful. In a series of webinars, hosted by various speakers, dentists have learned about ways they can reduce opioid abuse, educate patients about the addictive qualities of painkillers, and preventing prescription opioid diversion.
View on-demand webinars:
If you are a member of the Wisconsin Dental Association, participants listening to the recorded webinar are eligible for one hour of continuing education. To receive your CE verification letter, please email Alison Bramhall (firstname.lastname@example.org) and provide the title of the webinar(s), along with your full name, address and email.
In addition to these webinars, there are two FAQs on hydrocodone combination products (HCP) regulations.
The National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center (OHRC) has released two new downloadable resources: