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2023 Pharmacy Technician Update (Virtual)


2023 Pharmacy Technician Update
Saturday, June 10, 2023
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, Director, PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency Program, MUSC
 
Medication Errors & Patient Safety
(ACPE UAN 0062-9999-23-061-L05-T, 1 credit hour, application-based) 
Objectives:
  1. Identify common medication errors
  2. Describe strategies to prevent medication errors
  3. Assess a scenario/event and recommend a plan of action to improve patient safety
 
Pharmacy Legal & Regulatory Update 2023
(ACPE UAN 0062-9999-23-062-L03-T, 1 credit hour, knowledge-based)
Objectives:
  1. Discuss legislative changes in South Carolina that impact pharmacy practice
  2. Summarize federal and state legislation related to hormonal contraception and immunization practices in community pharmacy
  3. Discuss the pharmacy technician’s role in relation to the legislation regarding contraception
 
Immunization Update 2023
(ACPE UAN 0062-9999-23-063-L06-T, 1 credit hour, knowledge-based)
Objectives:
  1. Identify how vaccines work with the immune system to develop lasting immune response
  2. Discuss legal and regulatory updates impacting the provision of immunizations
  3. Identify updates to the ACIP recommended vaccines for pediatric and adult populations
 
New Medications on the Market
(ACPE UAN 0062-9999-23-064-L01-T, 1 credit hour, knowledge-based)
Objectives:
  1. Identify recently approved medications on the U.S. market
  2. Discuss appropriate dosing and administration information for the newly approved medications
  3. Recognize adverse effects to properly assess and monitor patients on therapy

Date: Jun 10, 2023 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. Identify common medication errors
  2. Describe strategies to prevent medication errors
  3. Assess a scenario/event and recommend a plan of action to improve patient safety

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES
Associate Professor, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Director of PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency, MUSC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-23-061-L05-T
Date: 06/10/23
Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss legislative changes in South Carolina that impact pharmacy practice
  2. Summarize federal and state legislation related to hormonal contraception and immunization practices in community pharmacy
  3. Discuss the pharmacy technician’s role in relation to the legislation regarding contraception

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES
Associate Professor, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Director of PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency, MUSC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-23-062-L03-T
Date: 06/10/23
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Identify how vaccines work with the immune system to develop lasting immune response
  2. Discuss legal and regulatory updates impacting the provision of immunizations
  3. Identify updates to the ACIP recommended vaccines for pediatric and adult populations

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES
Associate Professor, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Director of PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency, MUSC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-23-063-L06-T
Date: 06/10/23
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
 

 

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Identify recently approved medications on the U.S. market
  2. Discuss appropriate dosing and administration information for the newly approved medications
  3. Recognize adverse effects to properly assess and monitor patients on therapy

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES
Associate Professor, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Director of PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency, MUSC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-9999-23-064-L01-T
Date: 06/10/23
Time: 12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00