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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Wednesday, July 24, 2019

    Offline Date

    Saturday, July 24, 2021

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Monday, January 24, 2022

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      Practitioners are often at a loss when it comes to deciding which medications to discontinue, and which parameters indicate medication futility. This presentation will present guidance in making these decisions.

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   18263H04_6pp(001).pdf
      • Slide Document :   18263H04_2pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Identify effective techniques to facilitate conversations about medication management (including discontinuing medications) with patients, families, caregivers and other health care professionals.
      Given an actual or simulated patient with an advanced illness, recognize effective critical thinking processes to optimize medication management for effective pain and symptom management.
      Recognize evidence supporting or refuting continuing medications for Alzheimer’s disease, ALS, and metabolic syndrome.

      Nurse

      Recognize evidence supporting or refuting continuing medications for Alzheimer’s disease, ALS, and metabolic syndrome.
      Identify effective techniques to facilitate conversations about medication management (including discontinuing medications) with patients, families, caregivers and other health care professionals.
      Given an actual or simulated patient with an advanced illness, recognize effective critical thinking processes to optimize medication management for effective pain and symptom management.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-665293

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-18-263-H04-P
      Nurse 0798-0000-18-263-H04-N

      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).