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2019 Update for Pharmacy Technicians (Mount Pleasant, SC)


2019 Update for Pharmacy Technicians

April 27, 2019 - Mount Pleasant, SC

RSFH Mt. Pleasant Hospital, 1st Floor Clssroom
3500 Hwy 17 North, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466

 
To register and view all registration information including fees, visit www.lcahec.com!
 
 
Description:  The 2018 Pharmacy Technician Continuing Education Program will provide 4 hours of CE credit. Attendees will participate in active learning activities to apply concepts learned through each of the individual sessions.
 
Course Instructors:  Kristy L. Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDE; Associate Professor, South Carolina College of Pharmacy/Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Medical University of South Carolina
 
Learning Objectives:
 
Medication Error Reporting
ACPE UAN 0062-9999-19-038-L05-T, 0.1 CEUs
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1.  Discuss the importance of reporting medication errors
2.  List the most common types of medication errors
3.  Identify strategies to minimize the most common medication errors made by pharmacy technicians
 
Pain and Controlled Substances
ACPE UAN 062-9999-19-039-L03-T, 0.1 CEUs
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1.  Outline goals for acute and chronic pain management
2.  Discuss therapy options for treating pain, including opioids, non-opioid medications and adjuvant therapies and associated legal requirements for use
3.  Discuss appropriate storage, disposal and overdose risk prevention with opioids
 
Oral Health
ACPE UAN 0062-9999-19-040-L01-T, 0.1 CEUs
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1.  Describe the importance of oral care, including preventative oral hygiene
2.  Compare and contrast available OTC products for oral care and preventative oral hygiene
3.  Identify red flags in oral health that warrant referral to a dental professional
 
Essential Nutrients and Vitamins
ACPE UAN 0062-9999-19-041-L01-T, 0.1 CEUs
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1.  List common nutritional deficiencies and products commonly used to treat
2.  Identify product composition, including supplemental fact labeling and associated terminology
3.  Discuss resources available to find information regarding nutrients, vitamins and herbal products

Date: Apr 27, 2019 09:00 AM - 01:15 PM

CE Hours

4.00

CE Units

0.400

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Co-Sponsor(s)

Lowcountry AHEC

Requirements for CE Credit

To claim credit, participants must sign-in at the beginning of the session and attend the entire session.  No partial credit will be issued.  Participants must complete an online evaluation within 30 days (providing their correct NABP e-profile number and day/month of birth) in order to ensure credit is reported to the NABP CPE Monitor.  Any credit claimed greater than 60 days from the date of the program will not be accepted by the NABP CPE Monitor. 
                                 

 

 

 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  • Discuss the importance of reporting medication errors
  • List the most common types of medication errors
  • Identify strategies to minimize the most common medication errors made by pharmacy technicians

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-038-L05-T
Date: 04/27/19
Time: 09:10 AM - 10:10 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  • Outline goals for acute and chronic pain management
  • Discuss therapy options for treating pain, including opioids, non-opioid medications and adjuvant therapies and associated legal requirements for use
  • Discuss appropriate storage, disposal and overdose risk prevention with opioids

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-039-L03-T
Date: 04/27/19
Time: 10:10 AM - 11:10 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe the importance of oral care, including preventative oral hygiene
  2. Compare and contrast available OTC products for oral care and preventative oral hygiene
  3. Identify red flags in oral health that warrant referral to a dental professional

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-040-L01-T
Date: 04/27/19
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. List common nutritional deficiencies and products commonly used to treat
  2. Identify product composition, including supplemental fact labeling and associated terminology
  3. Discuss resources available to find information regarding nutrients, vitamins and herbal products

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-041-L01-T
Date: 04/27/19
Time: 12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00