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Influenza: A Potpourri of New Information

Program Type

OnDemand

Credits

1 Contact Hour(s)

Release Date

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Offline Date:

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

ACPE Expiration Date

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Target Audience

Nurse, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician

Cost

$4.00

  • Overview

    Influenza is a common infection which can be prevented with the annual receipt of the influenza vaccine. Influenza vaccine is recommended for just about every population and age group. Numerous updates have been published in the past year on the safety and efficacy of influenza vaccine. During this one hour presentation we will explore the new approval of Fluad, the first influenza vaccine to contain an adjuvant, investigate key studies looking at the safety and efficacy of live attenuated influenza vaccine and finally review data showcasing the importance of immunizing pregnant women against influenza.

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    Handouts

    Slide Document:   16124H01_4pp.pdf
    Slide Document:   16124H01_2pp.pdf

    Financial Support By

    Pharmaceutical Education Consultants, Inc.
  • Nurse

    Explain the importance of the approval of the first influenza vaccine containing an adjuvant
    List key points from data published about the live attenuated influenza product in the last year
    Explain the significance of immunizing pregnant women against influenza


    Pharmacist

    Explain the importance of the approval of the first influenza vaccine containing an adjuvant
    List key points from data published about the live attenuated influenza product in the last year
    Explain the significance of immunizing pregnant women against influenza


    Pharmacy Technician

    Define the term adjuvant
    List key points from data published about the live attenuated influenza product in the last year
    Explain the significance of immunizing pregnant women against influenza

  • Activity Type

    Knowledge

    Universal Activity Number

    Nurse 0798-0000-16-124-H01-P

    Pharmacist 0798-0000-16-124-H01-P

    Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-16-124-H01-T

    ACPE PharmCon, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

    PharmCon, Inc. is an approved course provider for continuing education for nurses by the Florida Board of Nursing. PharmCon is also recognized by the California Board of Nursing as a provider of nursing programs.

    In order to obtain a Statement of Credit, participants must score no less than a 70% on the activity's test and complete a program evaluation.


HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS
Standard Windows/Mac System
iPad or iPhone
Minimum screen resolution: 1024x768
Speakers or headphones
 


SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS
Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer 8.0 or higher
Google Chrome
Safari
Firefox 3.0.3 or higher


NETWORK REQUIREMENTS
Broadband Internet Connection:
T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
4G cellular connection
 
 

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