Controlled Substances Training Package

Controlled Substances Training Package

  • 16000

The Controlled Substances Training Package includes 2 courses - Safe and Effective Pain Management and Prescribing and Monitoring Practices. These 2 courses can be taken LIVE or On-Demand.

Safe and Effective Pain Management in the Dental Office 

Presented by: Justin Bonner, DDS Board Certified in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery & Garrett Starling, MD Board Certified Anesthesiologist

Course Description:

Eff. 01/01/2021 TSBDE Rule 104.1(B) requires “licensed dentist(s) whose practice includes direct patient care to completed not less than 2 hours of continuing education annually, and not less than 4 hours for each biennial renewal, regarding safe and effective pain management” NOTE: THIS CE REQUIREMENT IS NOT DEPENDENT ON WHETHER A DENTIST HOLDS A DEA REGISTRATION AND THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS FOR ORTHODONTISTS.  

Course Objectives:
  • The participant will achieve a greater perspective on the opioid epidemic in the United States

  • The participant will be able to discuss and apply reasonable standards of care for managing pain in the dental office

  • The participant will gain insight into identifying drug-seeking behavior

  • The participant will learn strategies to effectively communicate with patients regarding their pain management regimen and the prescription of an opioid or other controlled substance

Prescribing & Monitoring Practices

Presented by Duane Tinker:
CEO, Dental Compliance Specialists, LLC
Compliance Consultant and Speaker

Course Description:

This is a required course for dentists who hold a DEA registration. This course is intended to satisfy SBDE rules 111.1 as of this date. The material covered will discuss rules and regulations related to the prescription of opioids and other controlled substances as well as approved procedures of prescribing and monitoring controlled substances.

Who should attend?

Texas dentists who have a DEA registration and auxiliary staff (Designated Agents) who are tasked with preparing or handling prescriptions or who communicate controlled substance prescriptions to pharmacies by phone.

 Note: Dentists must complete this course by the one-year anniversary of the issuance of their DEA registration.

Course Objectives:

  • Participants will develop a detailed understanding of Texas laws and TSBDE rules relating to prescribing controlled substances
  • Participants will develop a working knowledge of how to properly delegate certain tasks related to prescribing and monitoring of controlled substances
  • Participants will be able to articulate steps to be completed prior to prescribing controlled substances

Refunds/Exchanges are allowed providing the attendee hasn't completed the course. To request a refund, email or call 817-755-0035. 


We Also Recommend