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    Webinar Details


    Event Type

    Live Online

    Date

    Tuesday, September 17, 2019

    Time

    9:00 PM - 10:15 PM ET

    Location

    PharmCon Webinar Studio (freeCE.com)

    Credits

    1.25 Contact Hour(s)

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $30.00

    • Overview

      Many patients are overwhelmed by the numerous over-the-counter options available for contact lens care. This presentation will review basics of contact lens solutions for both soft and hard lenses. It is important to be knowledgeable about the products available in order to accurately counsel patients. We will explain some common complications associated with poor lens hygiene. We will also go over topical ophthalmic medications to treat these complications. Facts on patient compliance will be reviewed.

      Rating

         4.75  out of 5


      Handouts

      Slide Document 18040L04_4pp.pdf
      Slide Document 18040L04_2pp.pdf





      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Review the different categories of contact lenses available.
      Examine contact lens solutions and OTC products available for lens care.
      Identify pertinent patient counseling points.
      Describe complications associated with contacts along with their treatment.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Recognize the different categories of contact lenses available.
      Examine contact lens solutions and OTC products available for lens care.
      Identify common complications associated with contacts along with their treatment.

      Nurse

      Review the different categories of contact lenses available.
      Examine contact lens solutions and OTC products available for lens care.
      Identify pertinent patient counseling points.
      Describe complications associated with contacts along with their treatment.
    • Repeat Presentation

      This presentation was last given on 12/7/2019 11:30 AM

      Future Airings

      Date Time
      Saturday, December 7, 2019 11:30 AM View

    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-608871

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-18-040-L04-P

      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-18-040-L04-T

      Nurse 0798-0000-18-040-L04-P

      ACPE 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.


    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
     
     

    This continuing education activity is held as copyright by PharmCon, Inc. Through this notice, PharmCon, Inc. grants permission of its use for educational purposes only. These materials may not be used, in whole or in part, for any commercial purposes without prior permission in writing from the copyright owner(s).




    Computer sharing is NOT permitted due to accreditation guidelines on activity monitoring. Credit is earned by one user per device.