Prescribing Opioids and Controlled Substances:
The Dentist’s Role in Prescribing, Patient Communication,
and Following Federal and State Regulations
Dentists, get your 6 hours of TSBDE Required Controlled Substances CE
with this one, 4-hour course!
Course Date: Saturday, October 15, 2022
Course Time: 8:00 am-12:00 pm
Course Cost: $180 TDA/GHDS/ADA Member
$200 Non-ADA Member
$125 Dental Hygienists or Dental Assistants
Course Location: Hilton Americas-Houston, Section B, Ballroom of the Americas
1600 Lamar Street, Houston, TX 77010
Course Description: This seminar is designed to raise awareness of the current nationwide and drug trends in Texas and provide Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and state regulation. Topics will include the current state of opioid prescribing in United States and Texas; guidelines for prescribing opioids; and an overview of DEA requirements regarding the handling of controlled substances pursuant to Federal and Texas regulations.
(1) Discuss and gain additional insight of the nationwide problem involving opioid prescriptions.
(2) Discuss an outlook on prescription opioids in Texas.
(3) Discuss the regulatory responsibilities required by the state of Texas.
(4) Discuss the regulatory responsibilities required by the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Speakers: DEA Diversion Program Manager Katherine Y. Brown, DEA Texas Dental Inspector TBA, DEA Houston Division Supervisor TBA
TSBDE Controlled Substances Continuing Education Requirements for Dentists: This DEA course combines all dentists' controlled substance CE requirements into a single 4-hour course. The Texas State Board Dental Examiners will count the 2 hours of CE required for DEA permit holders (RULE §111.1 (b)) towards the 4 hours of CE required for all dentists providing direct patient care (RULE §104.1 (2)(B)). Upon completing this 4-hour course, dentists will meet required hours for both RULE §111.1 (b) and RULE §104.1 (2)(B).
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Cancellation Policy: A full refund (less a 20% administrative fee) will be issued if cancelled on or before September 30, 2022. No refunds will be given after this date.
This course will take place during the ADA SmileCon in Houston, Texas. Registration for ADA SmileCon is NOT required to attend this course. Final details on the course and meeting room location will be emailed to you two weeks prior.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve nor endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
TDA designates each educational course for a specified number of CE units.
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