|MODULE NAME:||Benzodiazepines and z-drugs|
|MODULE CODE:||L3.8 - 5|
|COURSE NAME:||PRESCRIBER AND DISPENSER TRAINING|
|LEARNING LEVEL:||Level 3 - AOD Treatment Specific Practice|
|TARGET AUDIENCE:||All prescribers and dispensers.|
Completion of this module will enable health practitioners to understand the use of benzodiazepines and z-drugs as a pharmacotherapy.
This module aims to provide the health practitioners with the basic principle of rational prescribing of benzodiazepines and z-drugs, as well as recommendations of best practice for tapering and discontinuation of these medicines when applicable.
By the end of this module, learners will be able to:
This module is accredited for:
Please refer to your Statement of Completion for full details.
NB: Insight uploads CPD hours quarterly to ACRRM and RACGP.
|ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:||QScript Learning was funded by the Prevention Division within the Queensland State Government’s Department of Health.|
|REFERENCE LIST:||Available here|
|LAST UPDATED:||February 2023|