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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Wednesday, August 10, 2016

    Offline Date

    Sunday, February 10, 2019

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Sunday, February 10, 2019

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      This webinar will examine the current abuse of prescription medications. This will include identifying the top Rx drugs of abuse, how they are abused, and their current street values. Lesser known sources of diversion will be examined, along with tips on how to prevent being a target of drug seekers. The current effectiveness of abuse-deterrent Rx formulations, specifically, OxyContin, would be examined.

      Rating

         4.75  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   15162L04P_4pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   15162L04P_2pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Identify ways to safeguard and deter robbers from targeting a pharmacy.
      Recognize how abuse deterrent formulations aim to reduce drug abuse.
      Identify the top prescription drugs of abuse.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Identify ways to safeguard and deter robbers from targeting a pharmacy.
      Identify the top prescription drugs of abuse.
      Recognize how abuse deterrent formulations aim to reduce drug abuse.

      Nurse

      Recognize how abuse deterrent formulations aim to reduce drug abuse.
      Identify the top prescription drugs of abuse.
      Identify ways to safeguard and deter robbers from targeting a pharmacy.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-513585

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-15-162-H04-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-15-162-H04-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-15-162-H04-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).