Substance Use Disorder: Occupational Hazard for Nurses
February 7, 2023
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Zoom Online Meeting

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

  • Discuss the disease process of substance use disorder. 
  • Identify supportive resources available to agencies, hospitals and for nurses who develop SUDs.
  • 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.