What You Need to Know About Medical Marijuana in New York
The Nurse Practitioner Association New York State, in collaboration with TheAnswerPageNY.com, is pleased to facilitate discounts for the required brand new 2-hr and 4-hr New York State Practitioner Education-Medical Use of Marijuana Courses.
The 2-hr and 4-hr courses are both discounted to $125 - click here to access the member discount code - NPA member login required
New York State authorized the use of Medical Marijuana under the Compassionate Care Act in 2014. Nurse practitioners seeking to issue certifications for their patients to receive medical marijuana products must complete either course. While you may not actually intend to certify patients for the medical marijuana program, take advantage of this discount so that you can educate your patients about this treatment modality.
Once purchased at the discounted price, subscribers will have a year to begin and complete the program and have continued access to the course and updates for 12 months.
The online course includes the following topics: Understanding the endocannabinoid system, pharmacology, contraindications, side effects, adverse reactions, overdose prevention, drug interactions, routes of administration, risks and benefits, warnings and precautions, abuse and dependence, and cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome.
Information regarding the NYSDOH course can be found at: https://www.theanswerpageny.com/new-york-state-practitioner-education-medical-use-marijuana
Instructions (with images) for navigating the course (part by part, etc) can be found at: https://www.theanswerpageny.com/pdf/New-York-Medical-Use-Marijuana-Detailed-Instructions.pdf