K-TRACS CONTINUING EDUCATION

K-TRACS offers free, online, self-paced education 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.

Educational opportunities 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 courses are available on Kansas TRAIN. You must create a free TRAIN account to get started.

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

You MUST select the CE/CEU option when enrolling in a course to obtain the correct CME/CPE credit.

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

PLEASE CHECK BACK IN 2023 FOR UPDATED K-TRACS CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES

PHARMACISTS & TECHNICIANS: SBIRT'S ROLE IN COMMUNITY PHARMACY

Many patients accessing healthcare services from community pharmacies also use alcohol, tobacco and other drugs. Some may even have a substance use disorder. SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention & Referral to Treatment) is an evidence-based intervention that can be used to screen patients for substance use disorders and provide patients with the appropriate education and resources regarding not just medication usage, but also alcohol use in moderation, tobacco cessation and other topics related to patient's substance use.

TRAIN Course Number: 1105255

CONTINUING EDUCATION STATEMENT

This course is pending approval with the Kansas Board of Pharmacy for 0.5 credit hours for pharmacists and technicians. The course number is 22-046.

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.