Addiction: Occupational Hazard For Nurses
January 14, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Zoom Online Meeting

Learning Outcome(s): Participants will be able to recognize three (3) signs and symptoms of impaired practice and two ( 2) support systems that are available for nurses with SUDs.

  1. Discuss the disease process of substance use disorder.
  2. Identify supportive resources available to agencies, hospitals and for nurses who develop SUDs.
  3. Describe legal implications of drug diversion and addiction on nursing license and the role that SPAN plays in getting nurses affected by SUD sober and back in the workplace.