Continuing Education (CE) Program

Course details

TitlePharmacy Technician Update 2021
Start date04/24/2021 (Sat)
End date04/24/2021 (Sat)
Location Webinar MAP IT!
DescriptionMedication Safety: Safe Medication Practices for Patients (9:10am – 10:10am) (ACPE UAN 0062-9999-21-058-L05-T, 1 credit hour, application-based) Objectives: 1.Discuss potential patient practices that may increase risk 2.Identify credible information resources patients may utilize or reference 3.Recommend home-based practices to improve safety during the medication use process</b> Pharmacy Law: Safe Disposal of Medications (10:10am – 11:10am) (ACPE UAN 0062-9999-21-059-L03-T, 1 credit hour, application-based) Objectives: 1.Discuss the environmental impact of improper medication disposal 2.Recommend appropriate strategies for safe disposal of medications based on the type of medication 3.Summarize legal requirements of the DEA’s Drug Disposal Act Over-the-Counter Options for Pain 11:15am – 12:15pm) (ACPE UAN 0062-9999-21-060-L08-T, 1 credit hour, application-based) Objectives: 1.Identify patients with pain that are candidates for self-treatment 2.Compare OTC treatment options including non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic products 3.Identify red flags in pain management that warrant referral to a primary care or urgent care provider Managing Our Time: Improving Presence & Productivity12:15pm – 1:15pm) (ACPE UAN 0062-9999-21-061-L04-T, 1 credit hour, application-based) Objectives: 1.Analyze your daily schedule 2.Identify opportunities in all models, including focus, task, social, connection and recharge 3.Set a goal to build margin to your daily schedule 4.Create a self-care habit goal 5.Share resources with the collective group
Target AudiencePharmacy Technicians
InstructorsKristy Brittain, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
Fees Consortium Member: $15 Non-Consortium Member: $60
Credits Accreditation Statement: The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. These activities are accredited for a maximum of 4 live contact hours (0.4 CEUs) for pharmacy technicians (UANs and credit hours as specified above). To claim credit, participants must register for the event, have their attendance at the live event verified, participate in all active learning activities, and complete all learning assessments during the activity. Participants must attend an hour-long session in its entirety to claim credit; no partial credit will be issued. Participants must complete an online evaluation within 30 days (providing their correct NABP e-Profile ID and month/day of birth) in order to ensure credit is reported to the NABP CPE Monitor. The CPE Monitor will automatically reject all credit claimed and reported greater than 60 days from the date of the live activity. Please visit to contact the CPE provider with any questions regarding CPE credit.

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