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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Monday, August 3, 2015

    Offline Date

    Thursday, August 3, 2017

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Saturday, February 3, 2018

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $9.00

    • Overview

      Drug Diversion is a significant problem pharmacists must deal with everyday in practice. Understanding common methods of illegal prescribing and drug diversion would help pharmacist better identify when a prescription is for a legitimate medical purpose and when it is not. This program will help pharmacists with identification and assessment techniques of drug diversion commonly seen in pharmacy practice.

      Rating

         4.50  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   SlideDocument_0798000015010H03.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Describe the pharmacist’s responsibility regarding corresponding liability in controlled substance dispensing
      Describe identification and assessment techniques in finding drug diversion/drug abuse with controlled substance prescriptions
      Describe common prescribing patterns of physicians used to hid prescription drug abuse and diversion in patients.

      Pharmacy Technician

      List identification and assessment techniques in finding drug diversion/drug abuse with controlled substance prescriptions

      Nurse

      Describe common prescribing patterns of physicians used to hid prescription drug abuse and diversion in patients.
      Describe identification and assessment techniques in finding drug diversion/drug abuse with controlled substance prescriptions
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-482252

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-15-010-H03-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-15-010-H03-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-15-010-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.


    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).