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Abuse & Misuse of Controlled Substances and Principles of Dental Pain Management

This is a combined online continuing education program designed to meet the mandatory CE requirements per TSBDE Rule 111.1 and TSBDE Rule 104.1. This course will satisfy 2 CE hours of Rule 111.1 and 2 CE hours of Rule 104.1.  These CE hours may be applied to CE hour requirements for dentist license renewal. Course curriculum will address the prevalence and dangers of prescription medication misuse, review the Prescription Monitoring Program along with its requirements, and discuss the principles of effective dental pain management. This is one component in a nationwide effort to help prevent misuse of controlled substances.

**You will be automatically enrolled in the online modules upon registration. Online modules may be completed at your own pace and convenience.

Dentists authorized (DEA number) to prescribe controlled substances before September 1, 2020 must complete this educational requirement by September 1, 2021 to satisfy TSBDE rule 111.1.

Rule 104.1 is in effect January 1, 2021, and pertains to all licensed dentists whose practice includes direct patient care. 

All CE hours may be applied towards the 16-hour technical and scientific requirement. 

Abuse & Misuse of Controlled Substances & Principles of Dental Pain Management

$195.00