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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Monday, July 24, 2017

    Offline Date

    Friday, January 24, 2020

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, January 24, 2020

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      Along with an aging society, cases of osteopenia and osteoporosis are on the rise. Due to various reasons, from side-effects of conventional therapy to a greater interest in preventative wellness, practitioners and patients alike are looking for alternatives and complements to conventional drug treatment for healthy bones.

      Rating

         4.75  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   17040H01_2pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   17040H01_4pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Describe the primary nutrients, in addition to calcium, which play a significant role in supporting bone health
      Explain lifestyle factors such as diet, exercise, and stress management that are supportive to bone health
      Briefly review prescription drug classes used to prevent and treat osteoporosis
      Identify which medication classes deplete bone healthy nutrients

      Pharmacy Technician

      Explain lifestyle factors such as diet, exercise, and stress management that are supportive to bone health
      Describe the primary nutrients, in addition to calcium, which play a significant role in supporting bone health
      Identify which medication classes deplete bone healthy nutrients
      Briefly review prescription drug classes used to prevent and treat osteoporosis

      Nurse

      Briefly review prescription drug classes used to prevent and treat osteoporosis
      Describe the primary nutrients, in addition to calcium, which play a significant role in supporting bone health
      Explain lifestyle factors such as diet, exercise, and stress management that are supportive to bone health
      Identify which medication classes deplete bone healthy nutrients
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-561857

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-17-040-H01-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-17-040-H01-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-17-040-H01-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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    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
     
     

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