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Pharmacy Technician Update 2019 (Columbia)


Pharmacy Technician Update 2019
Saturday, May 4, 2019
9:00am - 1:00pm
 
To register, visit www.midcarolinahec.org

 

Location:  SCPhA, 1350 Browning Road, Columbia, SC 29210

Speaker:  Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDE; Associate Professor, MUSC College of Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC

Registration Fees:  $15 for members, $60 for non-members

 

Program Agenda:
 
Medication Error Reporting (9:00-10:00 am)
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 (10:00-11:00 am)
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 (11:00 am-12:00 pm)
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 (12:00-1:00 pm)
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: May 4, 2019 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Fee

$0.00

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)

Mid-Carolina 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: 05/04/19
Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 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: 05/04/19
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 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: 05/04/19
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 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: 05/04/19
Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00