K-TRACS CONTINUING EDUCATION

K-TRACS offers free, online, self-paced education modules to help Kansas healthcare providers improve clinical decision-making using K-TRACS and implement clinical tools that can help prevent prescription drug misuse, abuse and diversion.

These education modules align with K-TRACS program goals to assist healthcare providers with improving patient safety, promoting community health, preventing prescription drug misuse, abuse and diversion, and preserving legitimate access to controlled substances.

Continuing education credit is available for Kansas prescribers and pharmacists. Please see more details below.

ACCESSING K-TRACS EDUCATION

The K-TRACS online education modules are available on Kansas TRAIN. You must create a free TRAIN account to get started.

Find the K-TRACS education modules by searching for K-TRACS or enter the course number listed with each module to find the listing in the TRAIN course catalog.

It is recommended to use a computer (not a smartphone) to complete the modules.

MODULE 1: USING K-TRACS TO IMPROVE CARE COORDINATION

This module discusses best practices for using K-TRACS as a clinical decision-making tool to improve team-based patient care coordination. It also highlights high-risk prescribing scenarios and interprofessional applications for care coordination, as well as analyzes clinical workflows to determine how best to incorporate the use of K-TRACS.

TRAIN Course Number: 1101913

MODULE RESOURCES

CONTINUING EDUCATION STATEMENT

APRN/RN: The University of Kansas Medical Center Area Health Education Center East is approved as a provider of CNE by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 1.0 contact hours applicable for APRN or RN relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing provider number: LT0056-0749. Mary Beth Warren, MS, RN, Coordinator.

Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development and the Kansas Board of Pharmacy. The University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Education designates this enduring activity 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.

Pharmacists: Approved by the Kansas Board of Pharmacy for 1.0 credit hour. The course number is 22-003.

For this session, participants must:

  • Complete all sections of online module including knowledge checks
  • Complete post-assessment
  • Complete program evaluation
  • Credit will be awarded based upon completion of the entire module and all noted requirements


ADDITIONAL MODULES COMING SOON!

This project was supported by Grant No. 2018-PM-BX-0011 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs, which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the SMART Office. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.