Monday, March 1, 2021
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM ET
PharmCon Webinar Studio (freeCE.com)
2 Contact Hour(s)
Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse
This program will discuss and describe current trends in prescription drug diversion and/or abuse by patients and prescribers. It will focus on the federal and Florida pharmacy practice laws regarding the role of the pharmacist in determining if a prescription is for a legitimate medical purpose, proper assessment of controlled substance prescriptions, and common red flags of potential abuse and/or diversion. This will include the appropriate use of a prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs). Finally, it will discuss common patient counseling and educational information to discuss with patients receiving opioid prescriptions including storage and disposal.
PharmCon 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, attendees must answer poll questions and complete a program evaluation. Attendees may immediately print their Statement of Credit or leave them stored on the website.
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
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Computer sharing is NOT permitted due to accreditation guidelines on activity monitoring. Credit is earned by one user per device.