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Impacting the Opioid Crisis: Prevention, Education, and Practice for Non-Prescribing Providers

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This free course will empower non-prescribing providers and other learners in directly impacting the opioid epidemic through increased knowledge and tools to transform practice and policies.

The course will consider the opioid epidemic from several evidence-based strategies including prevention, intervention, education and policy.

This open learning course is designed primarily for non-prescribing healthcare, behavioral health, dental, public health, and social services professionals, as well as graduate level students in these fields

As a learner, you will have the ability to select all modules or individual topics that interest you most. The course can be followed in a linear or non-linear structure according to your preferred viewing order.

Accreditation and Designation Statements

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology™ program and MOCA® are registered trademarks of The American Board of Anesthesiology®. This activity contributes to the CME component of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology™ (MOCA®) program, known as MOCA 2.0®. Please consult the ABA website,, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements.

Released for CME Credit on 2/16/23, with credit available through 1/31/26.

This course is approved by the NASW-Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative Approval #110422-02 for 16 CE hours. This on-demand course is approved for 12 months.

Cite this work:
OPEN: Opioid Prescribing Engagement Network. (2023). Impacting the Opioid Crisis: Prevention, Education, and Practices for Non-Prescribing Providers CE Course Flyer. Retrieved from




  • Epidemiology of the Opioid Crisis
  • Understanding of Pain
  • Prevention of Misuse and Abuse
  • Working with Patients and the Public
  • Addiction, Treatment, and Recovery
  • Public Policy