Continuing Education

Recognizing that healthcare professionals rely on continuing education to improve their practice and their care of patients, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc. (CHNCT) offers free accredited Continuing Medical Education (CME) programs to Connecticut Medical Assistance Program (CMAP) providers. Providers can use these programs to meet requirements for licensure, certification, credentialing, membership in professional societies, and other professional privileges.

Available CME programs:

The Practical Aspects of Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain (1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CME credits™)

Release date: August 2017

Estimated time to complete activity: 1.25 hours

Description: The Practical Aspects of Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain presented by Lloyd Saberski, MD, focuses on the proper and safe prescribing of opioid medications. This presentation covers a range of topics including establishing legitimacy for opioid use, assessing pain history, performing physical examinations related to chronic pain, using assessment tools; monitoring opioid use, and managing non-compliance.

Click here to take this CME

To contact Medical Education Resources (MER) call 1.800.421.3756

MER Privacy Policy

Medical Education Resources Logo

This activity is jointly provided by Medical Education Resources and CHNCT.

This activity is fully supported by CHNCT.

Medical Education Resources Privacy Policy

Medical Education Resources and CHNCT maintain high standards for the protection of privacy over the Internet. The purpose of this statement is to explain what information we obtain, how it is used, and how visitors can restrict its use or disclosure.

The only information MER obtains is information supplied voluntarily by the visitor.

We do not sell or disclose individually identifiable information obtained online unless it is required by law or disclosure is necessary to protect the safety of customers, employees, or property.

We use the information to grade your post-test and to send you a certificate of completion of the activity. If we use a third-party company to grade your post-test and issue certificates of completion, we will give the information to that company for that purpose only.

For each activity that you take, you must complete an evaluation questionnaire. That questionnaire asks if you are willing to participate in a follow-up survey. If you answer yes, we will use your name and contact information to send you the survey.

We may use the information to invite you to participate in other activities that we may offer.

Medical Education Resources is committed to safeguarding customer privacy, and we require our employees to protect the privacy of information about our customers. Should you wish to delete your information from our files or discuss our privacy policy, please contact us.

This portion of the HUSKY Health website is managed by Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., the State of Connecticut’s Medical Administrative Services Organization for the HUSKY Health Program. For the general HUSKY website gateway, please visit HUSKY Health includes Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and is administered by the Connecticut Department of Social Services.