IMPACT WV: Module 7 - Assessing Social Service Needs in the Practice Setting for Substance Use Disorder

October 29, 2020
September 30, 2023
.5 CME
Credit Fee
You may view this activity free of charge. CE Credit is complimentary for the first fifty participants who complete any IMPACT WV Module. After the first 50 complementary participants, the credit fee will be $25.
Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses and Social Workers.

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Following completion of this web course, participants should be able to:

  • Identify prevalence of each area of need in US and WV
  • Identify ways to assess needs within practice settings (for home visitor team members and medical providers)
  • List what steps to take when a need has been identified
  • Identify the best possible approach for addressing each need
  • Recognize limitations for each approach within a rural setting
  • Discuss best suggestions for overcoming limitations
  • Implement best practices for advocating patients/clients based on specific challenges the individual is facing
  • Identify assessment strategies
  • Utilize templates for how to implement screening practices
  • Describe best practices for how to navigate patients/clients who have at least one need

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