Substance Use Disorder for Florida Nurses


Course Description

Course Description:

This course was created for nurses, specifically in the State of Florida, for the purpose of educating about understanding substance abuse disorder, addiction, and drug diversion, and the impact it had on the workplace.  Symptoms and signs of this disease are discussed, as are the variables that comprise active diversion.  Florida based programs and policies are reviewed, as well as tips for observation and reporting within healthcare system networks and providers.  Insight into Florida Statutes, 464.018 (disciplinary actions) and 456.076 (impaired practitioner programs) are discussed.

Contact Hours: 2
Video Course Format: Video
Target Audience:
Instructional Level: Intermediate