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Polypharmacy and Deprescribing (Columbia)


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Polypharmacy and Deprescribing
UAN: 0062-9999-19-120-L01-P/T
 
Select Health of South Carolina invites your pharmacy staff to join us for a CEU Program in Columbia, South Carolina.
 
Date:  Tuesday, May 7, 2019
 
Time:  6:00 PM to 6:30 PM – Registration, Dinner and Welcome
            6:30 PM to 8:30 PM – CEU Program
            8:30 PM to 9:00 PM – Roundtable and Wrap-up with Select Health of South Carolina and PerformRx Teams
 
Location:  Courtyard by Marriott Downtown, 630 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC 29201
 
CEU Program Presented By:  Karen McGee, PharmD, CDE, BCGP - Geriatrics Faculty, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacist, Prisma Health SeniorCare PACE
 
Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives:
At the completion of this program, the participant will be able to:
  1. Define polypharmacy and its prevalence
  2. Identify contributing factors and consequences of polypharmacy
  3. Discuss de-prescribing and methods for medication assessment
  4. Review polypharmacy cases and opportunities to prevent unnecessary medication use
 
Continuing 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. This program is accredited for 2 contact hours (0.2 CEUs) of live knowledge-based continuing pharmacy education for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians, ACPE UAN 0062-9999-19-120-L01-P/T.
 
Participants must sign-in at the beginning of the activity, participate in all active learning activities, respond to all learning assessment questions, and complete the online program evaluations at http://cop.sc.learningexpressce.com to obtain credit.  Detailed instructions on how to claim CE credit will be provided at the conclusion of the activity:  participants must create or update their Learning Express profile with their NABP e-Profile ID and birth month/day and complete the online program evaluations in order for credit to be submitted to the NABP CPE Monitor System.  Complete their evaluations within 30 days of the program will ensure credit is transmitted; any credit claimed greater than 60 days after the conclusion of the program will not be accepted by the NABP CPE Monitor.
 
Fee: There are no fees associated with this program.                          Target Audience:  Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians
 
As dinner will be provided to all attendees and seating may be limited, please do not forward invitation. Registration is required no later than May 6, 2019.
 
To Register:
 Email CEPrograms@performrx.com (please state the date/location you will attend, your name, and email)
or call Rose Mulligan at 215-863-6694 (rmulligan@performrx.com)
 
We look forward to seeing you there!

Date: May 7, 2019 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM

Fee

$0.00

CE Hours

2.00

CE Units

0.200

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists
  • 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)

PerformRx

Requirements for CE Credit

Participants must sign in upon arrival and have attendance verified.
 
To claim credit for this activity, participants must complete the online program evaluation and must update their accounts to properly reflect their month/day of birth and correct NABP e-Profile ID.  To register with NABP or look up your NABP e-Profile ID, please click on the CPE Monitor logo below to be directed to their site. 
 
Credit that is claimed greater than 60 days from the date of the program will be automatically rejected by the CPE Monitor.  Claiming credit within 30 days of the live program will ensure that any issues with transmission to the CPE Monitor can be rectified in advance of the 60-day deadline.  If you would like a paper statement of credit, you may print an individual statement or a transcript from your NABP e-Profile
 

 

 

 

 

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacist will be able to:
  1. Define polypharmacy and its prevalence
  2. Identify contributing factors and consequences of polypharmacy
  3. Discuss deprescribing and methods for medication assessment
  4. Review polypharmacy cases and opportunities to prevent unnecessary medication use

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Karen McGee, PharmD, CDE, BCP
Geriatrics Faculty, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacist, Prisma Health SeniorCare PACE, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-19-120-L01-P/T
Date: 05/07/19
Time: 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM

CE Hours

2.00

Location

Columbia, SC