SmartRx Ohio - 2017

The Smart Rx online learning experience keeps prescribers in-step as Ohio continues to address the prescription drug abuse epidemic. Smart Rx was developed by the Ohio State Medical Association, woking with Mindset Digital.

This is the direct purchase portal for prescribers who are not OSMA members, and are not affiliated with one of our partnering health systems: Holzer, Kettering, Mercy Health,MetroHealth, OhioHealth, OSU-Wexner Medical Center, The Toledo Clinic, ProMedica Physicians Group. If you are affiliated with one of these systems, please login here.

If you are an OSMA member or prescriber from one of our partner systems and do not have login credentials, please contact us at

Special thanks to corporate sponsors Medtronic, Pfizer, Inc. and Teva Pharmaceuticals.

Mindset Digital


CME Accreditation Information: Smart Rx – Smart Medicine and Responsible Treatment 

Release Date: 3/1/2017; Expiration Date: 5/1/2019; Reviewed Date: 3/2017. Estimated Time of Completion: 1.00 hours

Contact Information
About program content or CME:  The Ohio State Medical Association,
About system help: Mindset Digital, 

Method of Participation: To earn 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
– Access the on-line course via a computer with internet access and audio capabilities at
– Read and interpret the CME accreditation information, educational objectives and all slides via the online CME tool.
– Receive a passing grade of 70% or better on post-course questions. You may repeat the exam up to three times to pass.

Continuing Professional Education
The Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education credit for physicians. The OSMA designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Many licensing and credentialing organizations accept courses/credits from any provider who is ACCME accredited and awards AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Target Audience
Ohio physicians and other healthcare providers whose duties might include prescribing medication or consulting with patients about proper pill consumption and pain management.

Performance Goal
To engage physicians in a program intended to significantly reduced prescription pill-related deaths, injuries, abuse and addiction and to encourage physicians to make greater use of the Ohio Automated Rx Reporting System.

By completing these three modules you should be able to:
– Describe the extent of the opioid-abuse problem, the regulatory response to the problem and how to stay in compliance.
– Identify approaches for minimizing the likelihood of patient prescription abuse.
– Identify pain management strategies and how to explore those strategies with patients.
– Educate patients on the dangers of misusing opioids and about the appropriate consumption and disposal of medication.

Disclosure of financial interests or relationships for individuals in control of content 
Those involved in the planning and teaching of this activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship. All in a position to control the content of this CME activity have indicated they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

System Requirements

Smart Rx courses are optimized for the latest version of Google Chrome with the latest version of Adobe Flash Player installed.  Adobe Flash Player 10.3 or later, and one of the following browsers:

  • Windows: Internet Explorer 8 and later, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
  • Mac: Safari 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version)

HTML5 Player

If Flash is unavailable, or on mobile devices that do not support Flash, the courses will play in an HTML5 player. Some transitions and visual effects that appear in the Flash player do not appear in the HTML 5 player.

  • Windows: Google Chrome (latest version)
  • Mac: Safari 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version)
  • Mobile: Safari in Apple iOS 7 and later, Google Chrome (latest version) in Android OS 4.1 and later

Hardware Requirements

To view and hear the on-line course, participants must have a high-speed Internet connection and a computer/device equipped with a soundcard, speakers or headphones. Smart Rx is hosted on a Learning Management System (Docebo) that is based on current website technologies, making specific requirements almost immaterial. However, the system requirements for Adobe Flash Player do provide a relevant baseline. (From:


  • 2.33GHz or faster x86-compatible processor, or Intel® Atom™ 1.6GHz or faster processor for netbooks
  • 32- and 64-bit (unless noted): Microsoft® Windows® XP SP3 (32-bit), Windows Vista® (32-bit), Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10
  • Latest versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB of RAM recommended for netbooks); 128MB of graphics memory

Mac OS

  • Intel Core™ Duo 1.83GHz or faster processor
  • Mac OS X v10.9, or later
  • Latest versions of Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, and Opera
  • 512MB of RAM; 128MB of graphics memory 


  • 2.33GHz or faster x86-compatible processor, or Intel Atom 1.6GHz or faster processor for netbooks
  • 32- and 64-bit: Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® (RHEL) 5.6 or later, openSUSE® 11.3 or later, or Ubuntu 10.04 or later
  • Latest versions of Firefox or Google Chrome
  • 512MB of RAM; 128MB of graphics memory

 Note: Flash Player 11.2 is the last supported Flash Player version for Linux. Adobe will continue to provide security updates.

Privacy Policy

The OSMA is committed to protecting your privacy. When you submit survey data, the information you provide is confidential.  At no point do we now, or will we ever sell, rent or lease information we collect to any outside individual or organization.

The materials on this site are provided for general medical education purposes only and are not meant to be applied rigidly and followed in all cases.  Use of this information in a particular situation remains the professional responsibility of the practitioner.  In no event will CME be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided.

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