2020 KyPQC Fall Meeting

Compassionate Care: Considerations When Working with Families Impacted by Substance Use Disorder

Activity Details
  • Credit Amounts:
    • CME: 1.00
    • CNE: 0.90
    • Other: 1.00
  • Cost: Free
  • Release: Feb 18, 2024
  • Expires: Feb 17, 2027
  • Estimated Time to Complete:
    1 Hour(s)
  • Average User Rating:
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Masitsa Muhanji Masitsa Muhanji
Patient Advocate
Seattle, Washington

Vania P.  Rudolf Vania P. Rudolf, MD, MPH
Family Medicine Physician
Swedish Addiction Recovery Services
Seattle, Washington

Needs Statement

Stigma and discrimination remain large barriers to care access and care quality for pregnant and parenting people with substance use disorder.

Target Audience

Healthcare professionals interested in successful quality improvement initiatives that could be implemented in delivery hospitals.


At the end of this educational activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe impact of substance use disorder on women, infants, and families while discussing myths and truths
  • Discuss innovative, trauma-responsive, and compassionate access to care
  • Relate ways to promote wellness and healing for patients and providers


Joint Accreditation LogoIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by University of Kentucky HealthCare CECentral and the Kentucky Department of Public Health. University of Kentucky HealthCare CECentral is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA credit: 
This enduring material is designated for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


The University of Kentucky, College of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

This education activity is offered for a maximum of 0.90 ANCC contact hours.

The Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN) approves The University of Kentucky, College of Nursing (UKCON) as a provider as well. ANCC and KBN approval of a continuing nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content nor commercial sponsors. The University of Kentucky does not approve commercial products.

Provider #: 3-0008-12-21-0163. In order to receive credit, participants complete CNE activity, complete the post-test, and evaluation form. Certificates may be printed once the evaluation is completed.

Other credit:
UK Healthcare CECentral certifies this activity for 1.00 hours of participation.

Faculty Disclosure

No speakers, planners, or content reviewers have any relevant financial relationships to disclose. 


This activity is jointly provided by the University of Kentucky and Kentucky Department of Public Health (KDPH).

In collaboration with Kentucky Perinatal Quality Collaborative (KyPQC).