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    Webinar Details


    Event Type

    Live Online

    Date

    Wednesday, August 5, 2020

    Time

    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM ET

    Location

    PharmCon Webinar Studio (freeCE.com)

    Credits

    1.5 Contact Hour(s)

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $35.00

    • Overview

      Increasingly, pharmacists are becoming involved in COVID-19 testing.  With this responsibility comes a need for knowledge about the various testing modalities and an understanding of the emerging testing developments.  This session seeks to identify the latest trends in COVID-19 testing and explore the ways in which pharmacists are involved in the process.  Focus is placed on special considerations of testing, including quality assurance.


      Handouts

      Slide Document 20163L01_2pp.pdf
      Slide Document 20163L01_6pp.pdf





      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Recognize the various modalities of testing for SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19
      Describe the evolving developments and updates of testing available
      Identify various important factors to consider for available testing
      Describe the impact pharmacists make as integral members of the COVID-19 response team

      Pharmacy Technician

      Recognize the various modalities of testing for SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19
      Describe the evolving developments and updates of testing available
      Identify various important factors to consider for available testing
      Describe the impact pharmacists make as integral members of the COVID-19 response team

      Nurse

      Recognize the various modalities of testing for SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19
      Describe the evolving developments and updates of testing available
      Identify various important factors to consider for available testing
      Describe the impact pharmacists make as integral members of the COVID-19 response team
    • Repeat Presentation

      This presentation was last given on 7/9/2020 6:00 PM

      Future Airings

      There are no future airings of this activity scheduled at this time.

    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-702053

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-20-163-L01-P

      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-20-163-L01-T

      Nurse 0798-0000-20-163-L01-N

      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.

    • Faculty

      Saswat  Kabisatpathy, PharmD
      Chief Operations Officer, RxClinic Pharmacy, Charlotte, NC; Strategic Analyst, Avant Institute, Charlotte, NC
      Krutika  Mediwala, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP
      Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency Program Director, Medical University of South Carolina Health; Infection Diseases/Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Medical University of South Carolina Health

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