Home Study Details

    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast


    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Thursday, July 5, 2018

    Offline Date

    Saturday, January 5, 2019

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Saturday, January 5, 2019

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician



    • Overview

      Pharmacists should be aware of the various types of oral contraceptives that are currently available and how to choose among them. They should also be aware of the warnings, contraindications and potential side effects of this class of medication.


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      • Slide Document :   15154H01_2pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   15154H01_4pp.pdf

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    • Pharmacist

      Compare and contrast the oral contraceptives that are currently available
      List the potential drug-drug interactions associated with oral contraceptives
      Explain the health benefits and risks associated with oral contraceptive use.
      Summarize the pathway of the normal menstrual cycle and its relation to the mechanism of action of oral contraceptives.
      Counsel a patient on oral contraceptive use including missed doses and adherence issues.

      Pharmacy Technician

      List oral contraceptives currently available
      Summarize the menstrual cycle
    • Activity Type


      CE Broker


      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-15-154-H01-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-15-154-H01-T

      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.

    • Faculty

      Brooke  Fidler, PharmD
      Associate Professor, LIU Pharmacy, Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

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