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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Tuesday, April 30, 2019

    Offline Date

    Friday, April 30, 2021

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Sunday, October 24, 2021

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      This program provides a synopsis of basic legal principles of pharmacist malpractice, using legal case study summaries that show how the basic principles apply in a contemporary pharmacy practice.  Emphasis is placed on traditional liability for order processing errors, as well as expanding liability for errors in an advanced practice role.  Suggestions are offered for strategies that can reduce pharmacist and pharmacy exposure to malpractice liability.
       

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   18191H03_6pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   18191H03_2pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Identify elements of an effective pharmacist developed system to reduce exposure to malpractice liability
      Identify policies that clearly establishes the pharmacist's standard of care and the steps necessary to meet that standard
      Recognize circumstances in which pharmacy error may lead to liability for malpractice

      Pharmacy Technician

      Identify the types of errors that most frequently form the basis of a pharmacist malpractice case
      Recognize the elements of a legal case for malpractice based on pharmacy negligence.
      Identify legal case studies that have led to pharmacy liability for malpractice

      Nurse

      Recognize circumstances in which pharmacy error may lead to liability for malpractice
      Identify policies that clearly establishes the pharmacist's standard of care and the steps necessary to meet that standard
      Identify elements of an effective pharmacist developed system to reduce exposure to malpractice liability
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-656861

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-18-191-H03-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-18-191-H03-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-18-191-H03-N

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

      PharmCon 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
     
     

    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).