This course will explore the prevalence, signs and how to respond to an overdose. We will explore what an overdose is, what the signs are and how and when to use Narcan, rescue breathing and CPR.
This course will award 2 continuing education hours. Please see below for board approval information.
Author: Leesa M. Robertson M.Ed., CAP, NCC, LMHC
Relevance: This course is designed for masters level counselors, addiction professions, and nurses who have direct client contact.
Course ID: 20-615927
Provider Number: 50-204
TO BEGIN THIS COURSE:
Click on TAKE COURSE below, right
Upon successful completion of this course the learner will be able to:
1. Identify what opioids are.
2. Explain what an overdose is.
3. Discuss the risk factors for opioid overdose.
4. Respond to an overdose.
5. Use Narcan in the event of an overdose.
NAADAC Provider #81892. BaysideCEU is responsible for all aspects of programming.
All 50 state alcohol and drug certification boards accept NAADAC approved hours with the exception of Illinois and Louisiana (both states allow for professionals to pay a fee and apply NAADAC hours)
Beyond National Approvals which meet most state and certification board requirements individual state board approvals for this course:
CEBroker Provider ID: 50-204
Florida Board of Nursing
Florida Board of Nursing-Certified Nursing Assistants
Florida Board of Clinical SW, MFT and MHC, #726
Florida Certification Board
Many state boards accept hours approved by other state and national boards. If you do not see your board here please contact them.
This course is not approved through the NBCC for continuing education credit.
Many state boards accept hours approved by other state and national boards. If your board is not listed here please contact them directly.