Home Study Details

    Program Type

    Home Study


    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Monday, July 10, 2017

    Offline Date

    Friday, July 10, 2020

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, July 10, 2020

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse



    • Overview

      This is a monograph that explores the responsibilities of pharmacy personnel and the extent to which those professional responsibilities have legal status as mandates for the profession. The types of responsibilities in pharmacy are described.  Mandates of the profession are reviewed. Summaries of court cases are used to illustrate how sensible practices of responsible pharmacy personnel can become legal requirements.


      This monograph is provided for educational purposes only. It is not intended as legal advice and should not be used as legal advice. For legal advice, a licensed attorney should be consulted.


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      • Homestudy PDF :   17169H03.pdf

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    • Pharmacist

      List the factors that create legal responsibilities in pharmacy.
      Describe the shared responsibilities in drug therapy.
      Discuss responsibility as a legal mandate.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Describe the role of law in the enforcement of pharmacy responsibilities.
      List responsibilities of pharmacy technicians.
      Discuss the process through with professional responsibilities become legal requirements.


      Discuss responsibility as a legal mandate.
      Describe the shared responsibilities in drug therapy.
      List the factors that create legal responsibilities in pharmacy.
    • Activity Type


      CE Broker


      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-17-169-H03-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-17-169-H03-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-17-169-H03-P

      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.

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