New York Medical Cannibis Program Required Course

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The "New York Medical Cannibis Program Required Course" Fulfills all New York State Education Requirements!

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NY Medical Cannibis Program Required Course Information

This mobile audio course fulfills the New York State education requirements for practitioners wishing to certify patients and for practitioners working in dispensing facilities.

The use of cannibis-based products is legal througout much of the country, and thus it is important that healthcare providers have an accurate and thorough understanding of the therapeutic potential as well as the adverse effects associated with the use of cannibis-based products.

This comprehensive mobile audio course provides evidence-based information on multiple aspects of cannibis-based therapy, and it also reviews the New York State Medical Cannibis Program Rules and Regulations.

This Mobile Audio Course is comprised of 6 lessons sold in a bundle:

  1. How the Components of the Cannibis Plant Interact with the Human Body.
  2. Marijuana Products, Modes of Administration and Pharmacology.
  3. Precautions: The Use of Cannabinoid-based Drugs in Special Patient Populations.
  4. Precautions: Cannabinoid-based Drug Metabolism and Potential Cannabinoid-based Drug Interactions.
  5. The Physiologic and Cognitive Effects of Marijuana.
  6. The New York State Medical Cannibis Program Rules and Regulations.
Practitioners must complete all 6 Lessons and pass the post-test to comply with New York State requirements.


Am I eligible for this required training?

All healthcare providers who prescribe opioids or other controlled substances will benefit from this course. Although the primary audience for this training is dentists, nurse practitioners, physicians, and physician assistants it is open to all healthcare professions.

Which state accredited this content? Can I use this if don't practice in Mississippi?

Although this education was created and presented by clinicians in Mississippi, it is not state specific. The University of Mississippi School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians across the United States.

Can I use this for my licensure?

Each state determines the number of controlled substance specific CE hours required to maintain prescribing privileges. This content is offered as AMA Category 1 credit, and is accepted by all states toward meeting these requirements.

How many CME credit hours is this? Is it accredited?

Each episode is .5 AMA Category 1 credit. There are 5 episodes, so the total AMA Category 1 credit that can be earned is 2.5 hours.

Do the podcast episodes include images?

Yes, the CHPE podcast episodes include a PDF copy of the power point presentation for content reinforcement. You can follow along during the podcast or reference the materials again in the future.

How long are the podcast episodes?

Each episode varies from 20-35 minutes and includes presentation slides and additional references for further self-directed learning as desired.

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