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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Tuesday, June 23, 2015

    Offline Date

    Friday, June 23, 2017

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Monday, June 18, 2018

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Nurse

    Cost

    $0.00

    • Overview

      Pharmacists serve as valuable resources in the education of patients and their caregivers on ADHD medications. With a solid understanding of the appropriate use, therapeutic efficacy, monitoring, and management of side effects of commonly used ADHD medications, pharmacists can be at the forefront for addressing patient questions and concerns regarding ADHD therapy.

      Rating

         4.50  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Homestudy PDF :   homestudypdf_0798999915103H01.pdf

      Financial Support By

      Maryland Pharmacists Association
    • Pharmacist

      Given a patient case, recommend an appropriate intervention to minimize side effects experienced by a child taking a medication for ADHD.
      Describe the role of each medication class in ADHD pharmacotherapy.
      Compare and contrast side effects among the various classes of FDA-approved ADHD medications.
      Identify general safety and efficacy monitoring parameters for patients taking ADHD medications.

      Nurse

      Describe the role of each medication class in ADHD pharmacotherapy.
      Given a patient case, recommend an appropriate intervention to minimize side effects experienced by a child taking a medication for ADHD.
      Compare and contrast side effects among the various classes of FDA-approved ADHD medications.
      Identify general safety and efficacy monitoring parameters for patients taking ADHD medications.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-509550

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-9999-15-103-H01-P
      Nurse 0798-9999-15-103-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.


    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
    Adobe Acrobat Reader


    NETWORK REQUIREMENTS
    Broadband Internet Connection:
    T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
    4G cellular connection
     
     
     

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