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All-Ohio Medical School Opioid Use Disorder Collaborative Curriculum

Funded by Ohio Mental Health & Addiction Services

C2.2. Session Overview - Prudent principles of controlled drug prescribing: Boundary maintenance

This session will describe how maintaining boundaries is an essential clinical skill based on ethical requirements​. Patient safety will be discussed, including how to have difficult conversations with patients.

Instructional Strategy: Lecture/Discussion, 1 hour

Learning Objectives

  1. Define professional boundaries ​
  2. List clinical situations when boundaries may be threatened ​
  3. Describe a “physician centered approach” to such situations

Author: Theodore Parran, MD

School: Case Western Reserve University (CWRU)

Curriculum Template - BOUNDARY MAINT_Parran 8-25-2019

Presentation - Boundary Maintenance_Parran 8-19