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2022 Update for Pharmacy Technicians (Virtual)


Pharmacy Technician Update 2022
Saturday, June 4, 2022
9:00am - 1:15pm

 

This program will be held virtually

 

Click here to view the full program flyer

 
Registration & Inquiries:
  
                                                                To register, click the "Next" button at the bottom of the registration page and follow the instructions
 
Fee:   Consortium Members: $15.00 
               Non-Members: $60.00
 
Presenter: Kristy L. Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES; Associate Professor, Medical University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC Health Ambulatory Pharmacy Services
 
Medication Safety in the Geriatric Population (9:10 am - 10:10 am)
(ACPE UAN 0062-9999-22-037-L05-T, 1 credit hour, application-based)
Objectives:
  1. Describe a framework for improving medication safety practices in the geriatric population
  2. Identify age-related changes in older adults that can impact medication therapy
  3. Identify common red flags in geriatric medication regimens
  4. Assess a safety scenario/event and recommend a plan of action to improve medication safety
 
Pharmacy Law: Contraception & Women’s Health (10:10 am - 11:10 am)
(ACPE UAN 0062-9999-22-038-L03-T, 1 credit hour, knowledge-based)
Objectives:
  1. Discuss current contraceptive prescribing practices by pharmacists in the United States
  2. Describe established access pathways to contraception in South Carolina
  3. Identify and describe opportunities and challenges to pharmacist provided contraception services
  4. Describe proposed legislation, including South Carolina’s Pharmacy Access Act
 
Pharmacy Technicians & Vaccination (11:15 am - 12:15 pm)
(ACPE UAN 0062-9999-22-039-L06-T, 1 credit hour, application-based)
Objectives:
  1. Discuss implications of current legislation on immunization practices incorporating pharmacy technicians
  2. Identify requirements for vaccinating patients, including education, administration, and documentation
  3. Recommend appropriate practices for vaccine administration, emergency management, and safety
  4. Summarize recent changes to ACIP and CDC recommendations for pediatric & adult patients
 
Effective Communication Strategies (12:15 pm - 1:15 pm)
(ACPE UAN 0062-9999-22-040-L04-T, 1 credit hour, knowledge-based)
Objectives:
  1. Describe emotional intelligence
  2. Discuss results of emotional intelligence assessment
  3. Identify your personality type using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment
  4. Discuss communication styles and strategies for interpersonal communication
  5. Discuss common conflicts at work and effective methods for conflict resolution, including the Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode instrument

Date: Jun 4, 2022 09:00 AM - 01:15 PM

CE Hours

4.00

CE Units

0.400

Activity Type

  • Knowledge-Based and Application-Based

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:
  1. Describe a framework for improving medication safety practices in the geriatric population
  2. Identify age-related changes in older adults that can impact medication therapy
  3. Identify common red flags in geriatric medication regimens
  4. Assess a safety scenario/event and recommend a plan of action to improve medication safety

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-22-037-L05-T
Date: 06/04/22
Time: 09:10 AM - 10:10 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss current contraceptive prescribing practices by pharmacists in the United States
  2. Describe established access pathways to contraception in South Carolina
  3. Identify and describe opportunities and challenges to pharmacist provided contraception services
  4. Describe proposed legislation, including South Carolina’s Pharmacy Access Act

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-22-038-L03-T
Date: 06/04/22
Time: 10:10 AM - 11:10 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss implications of current legislation on immunization practices incorporating pharmacy technicians
  2. Identify requirements for vaccinating patients, including education, administration, and documentation
  3. Recommend appropriate practices for vaccine administration, emergency management, and safety
  4. Summarize recent changes to ACIP and CDC recommendations for pediatric & adult patients

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-22-039-L06-T
Date: 06/04/22
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe emotional intelligence
  2. Discuss results of emotional intelligence assessment
  3. Identify your personality type using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) assessment
  4. Discuss communication styles and strategies for interpersonal communication
  5. Discuss common conflicts at work and effective methods for conflict resolution, including the Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode instrument

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, MUSC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-22-040-L04-T
Date: 06/04/22
Time: 12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00