Pregnancy And Addiction: Caring, Cost And Consequences - June 14, 2018

Target population: Nurses and physicians who work in maternal and child health, in both acute care and outpatient settings.

The purpose of this this activity is to enable the learner to gain knowledge of current evidence based recommendations to provide care to pregnant women with Opioid addiction as well as best practices for caring for babies born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.

The Opiod conference planning committee gatefully acknowledges the expertise and particpantion of RWJ Barnabas Health with this endeavor.

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Event description:

Maternal-Child Health professionals will provide evidence based recommendations to provide care to pregnancy women with Opiod addiction as well as best practices for caring for babies born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.

Nursing contact hours

This program has been awarded 5.25 contact hours by Central Jersey Family Health Consortium.  CJFHC is an approved provider of continuingNursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approverby the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.Provider number P92‐9/17‐20. Provider approval is valid through September 30, 2020.Approval status does not imply endorsement by Central Jersey Family Health Consortium or NJSNA or by ANCC of any commercial products discussed/displayed in conjunction with the educational activity.Successful completion of the program requires participants to sign‐in, and completion of an evaluation.

CME credit:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Health Research & Educational Trust of NJ (HRETNJ) and Central Jersey Family Health consortium. HRET is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians.HRET designates this live activity for 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosures:  Neither the planners or the presenters have anything to disclose.

Light breakfast and lunch will be provided

Please note the temperature in the conference facility may vary, please dress in layers for your comfort.

Parking: There will be onsite parking.  There will be no fee for parking.

Click here for page 1 and here for page 2 for full details including event dates, additional locations and times.  (Brochure and additional details to follow.)

Fee:  This program is free of charge.

For more information:

Please call Fran Lo Raso at 732-937-5437 or click here to email.


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