Can My Patient Safely Drive on Long-Term Opioid Medication?

Can My Patient Safely Drive on Long-Term Opioid Medication?

Online Module

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Family physicians and specialists

Course Format: Online - available anytime, anywhere, on any device
Anytime, anywhere, on any device
UBC CPD
Online Module from Vancouver BC

Overview

Link to Online Course

This short online module will provide you with an office-based approach to help you more thoroughly assess your patients ability to drive safely on long-term opioid medication.

Module features:

  • Free
  • Mobile friendly
  • Authored by Dr. Chris Stewart-Patterson (Occupational Physician)
  • Interactive learning with polling functions & multiple choice questions
  • Online resources to support patient road safety

How to access the eLearning course

STEP 1: Login to http://elearning.ubccpd.ca

  • Click “Login in” top right or go directly to http://elearning.ubccpd.ca/login/index.php
  • If you already have a login for the UBC CPD eLearning site you can use the login that you had previously, otherwise:
  • Create an account by clicking  “Create new account” and follow the steps (you will receive a confirmation email)

STEP 2: Now that you are logged in, access the course

Skills Gained

  • Review the relationship between prescribed opioids, drug dosage and risk of road trauma
  • Employ an eight point tool to assess a patient’s ability to drive on long-term daily opioid medication
  • Communicate results/concerns to a patient in a constructive manner

Cost

Free

Link to Online Course

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Target Audience:

Family physicians, specialists, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and other healthcare practitioners in British Columbia involved in the care of patients who are experiencing opioid use disorder

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Online: anytime, anywhere on any device
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Contact

UBC CPD eLearning, cpd.online@ubc.ca

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