TMCIGlobal has Launched the Washington State Healthcare Provider Education: Medical Use of Marijuana Online CME Course

TMCIGlobal has Launched the Washington State Healthcare Provider Education: Medical Use of Marijuana Online CME Course

Olympia, WA | April 25, 2018 | PRESS RELEASE  |

TMCIGlobal has Launched the Washington State Healthcare Provider Education: Medical Use of Marijuana Online CME Course

OLYMPIA, WA – April 25, 2018: The Medical Cannabis Institute (TMCIGlobal) has released the Washington State Healthcare Provider Education: Medical Use of Marijuana online CME course.

Per the state’s Medical Marijuana Authorization Guidelines, Section 6: Continuing Education, medical doctors, physician assistants, osteopathic physicians, osteopathic physician assistants, naturopathic physicians, and advanced registered nurse practitioners should complete a minimum of 3 hours of continuing education to be qualified to authorize the use of marijuana for medical patients. The state has selected TMCIGlobal as the sole provider for their online medical cannabis education, which will give Washington State healthcare providers access to approved, evidence-based educational content.

The new course is designated for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM and 4 ANCC contact hours. The course is also designated for 1 contact hour of pharmacotherapy credit for advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs). Learners have one year after activation to complete the state-approved, mobile-friendly course.

The course covers the following topic areas: Overview of WA state laws and rules, healthcare provider authorization requirements and guidelines, medical marijuana authorization amounts, the endocannabinoid system and the pharmacology of cannabis, therapeutic rationale and dosing best practices, issues related to practice for each profession, legal issues, and qualifying conditions and treatment.

For additional information visit the website or please contact us via phone 844.490.2569 or email info@tmciglobal.org.

About TMCIGlobal
TMCIGlobal (TMCI) provides online medical education for healthcare professionals who want to learn more about medical cannabis and its potential clinical application through science-based, accredited courses to help professionals deliver quality care and address patient questions.

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