Advancing Trust in Healthcare: Addressing Medical Bias & Social Stigma through Patient Experiences in Substance Use Disorder Treatment

Available through Jun 30, 2024 Closed Medicine Mental Health Nursing

Advancing Trust in Healthcare: Addressing Medical Bias & Social Stigma through Patient Experiences in Substance Use Disorder Treatment

Description

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By centering and elevating patient experiences, this webinar will address social stigma and medical bias in the care of people with substance use disorders. This discussion will provide tools for how healthcare workers can recognize implicit and systemic biases and take steps to improve the patient experience and support recovery at all levels of care.

Approximate time to complete the course: 120 Minutes
Learner content includes: PowerPoint and Posttest

Participants will have 45 days from the date of their registration to complete this course. After that date, course materials will no longer be accessible.

MAHEC engages in evaluation activities to better understand the impact of our programs. By registering for this course, you agree that we may use your personal information in evaluative research regarding this program. Any reports published will be de-identified and reported in aggregate format.



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Target Audience

This program is recommended for physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses and other clinic staff, behavioral health and substance abuse professionals including psychologists, social workers, substance abuse counselors, peer support specialists, and other professionals interested in this subject.

Objectives

  • Examine how socialized stigma and biases affect care of people with substance use disorders
  • Provide examples through patients' lived experiences of the impact of healthcare bias in their journey seeking and accessing care and services
  • Examine opportunities for improving quality of care in the clinic and leveraging community relationships to support harm-reduction, treatment options, and prevention of substance misuse through an equity lens

Faculty

  • Samantha C. Bradley, NCCPSS
  • Dorel Clayton, CPSS, CPSSF
  • Kevin M. Mahoney, NCCPSS, CCHW
  • Shuchin Shukla, MD, MPH
  • Robyn E. Wright, CPSS

Sessions

Advancing Trust in Healthcare: Addressing Medical Bias & Social Stigma through Patient Experiences in Substance Use Disorder Treatment

6/30 5:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Credits

.200 CEU

The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire online continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.20 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

2.000 Contact Hours

MAHEC designates this online continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 2.0 Contact Hours.

2.000 NAADAC


This course has been approved by MAHEC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #165445. MAHEC is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Approved for 2.0 hours.

2.000 Nursing Contact Hours

Participants must attend the entire activity to receive credit.

2.0 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1955 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

2.000 CME for Physician Assistants

Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 2.0 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

2.000 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM

Accreditation: The Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is accredited by the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this online enduring activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

2.000 Contact Hours (category A) CE for NC Psychologists

MAHEC is recognized by the North Carolina Psychology Board as an approved Provider of Category A Continuing Education for North Carolina Licensed Psychologists. Approved for 2.0 hours Category A.

Fees

$35.00 Registration Fee