Accreditation Information

CME

Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Professionalism
  • Systems-based practice

Objectives

  1. Participants will recognize patients experiencing homelessness and housing insecurity as a special population receiving SUD treatment.
  2. Participants will describe at least 3 major substances of use in patients experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity.
  3. Participants will identify at least 3 barriers to treatment of SUD experienced by patients experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity.
  4. Participants will indicate at least 2 novel strategies to improve SUD treatment for patients experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity.

Target Audience

Primary care physicians, Physician assistants, Nurses, NPs in all specialties

Faculty Disclosure

Boston University School of Medicine asks all individuals, and their spouses/partners, involved in the development and presentation of Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) activities to disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. This information is disclosed to CME activity participants prior to the start of the educational activity. Boston University School of Medicine has procedures to resolve all conflicts of interest. In addition, faculty members are asked to disclose when any unapproved use of pharmaceuticals and devices is being discussed. 

Colleen Labelle, MSN, CARN, Presenter, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Charmaine Lastimoso, MPH, MSN, NP-C, Presenter, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Kristin Wason, MSN, NP-C, CARN, CNE Course Advisor and Presenter, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Annie Potter, MSN, MPH, NP, CARN-AP, Presenter, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Andrea Caputo, DNP, FNP-BC, Presenter, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Vanessa Ryan, MSN, FNP-C, CARN-AP, Presenter, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Justin Alves, RN, ACRN, CARN

Faculty members do not plan on discussing unlabeled/investigational uses of a commercial product.