Access to Treatment and Resources, Shanna McIntosh

The presentation will provide detailed information on how to access treatment for substance use in the state of Alabama, specifically those with OUD. Many providers and practitioners in our state are unaware of the resources offered through state systems or for profit agencies. This presentation will educate on best practices and provide specific referral pathways for treatment and recovery in the state of Alabama.

Target Audience

The Target Audience for this program are Nurses, CME, ANCC, and Pharmacists.

Learning Objectives

Identify resources available for those with OUD
Explain how individuals gain access to treatment resources
Describe challenges and barriers for individuals with OUD to receive resources
Demonstrate best practices for successful use of state resources and admission to treatment facilities
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.20 ABN
    Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy is a Board approved provider of continuing nursing education in Alabama by the Alabama Board of Nursing. Provider Number: ABNP1515
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy
    Auburn University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education; credits are recognized nationwide.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
10/29/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Shanna McIntosh

MS, AADC

 

Shanna McIntosh is the vital Project Director in the School of Social Work at the University of Alabama. She earned a Master’s Degree in Counseling
and Psychology. Shanna has more than 10 years of experience as a substance use counselor, Mental Health therapist, a certified case manager and a
treatment director. She serves as the board President for the Parent Resource Institute of Drug Education of Tuscaloosa, as well as the President of the
Tuscaloosa Mental Health Alliance and is a co-founder of the West Alabama Recovery Coalition. In her current role as the Project Director of the vital
program, Mrs. McIntosh works with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Alabama Department of Mental
Health (ADMH) to oversee a grant dedicated to training healthcare providers to provide screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for
substance misuse and integrate SB.

Auburn University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education; credits are recognized nationwide. The Universal Activity Number for this knowledge-based program is 0001-0000-20-048-H08-P and is intended for pharmacist. 

 

ANCC -

  • Huntsville Hospital is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by The Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved for 1.0 hour by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
  • This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Huntsville Hospital and Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy. Huntsville Hospital is accredited by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME –

  • Huntsville Hospital designates this online enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Huntsville Hospital and Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy. Huntsville Hospital is accredited by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 1.20 ABN
    Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy is a Board approved provider of continuing nursing education in Alabama by the Alabama Board of Nursing. Provider Number: ABNP1515
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy
    Auburn University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education; credits are recognized nationwide.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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