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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Wednesday, July 5, 2017

    Offline Date

    Sunday, July 5, 2020

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Sunday, July 5, 2020

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      This monograph describes the legal responsibilities of pharmacists who engage in product selection through generic substitution and therapeutic interchange. The interaction between federal regulation of product therapeutic equivalence and state regulation of pharmacist professional responsibility is reviewed. Court cases are used to demonstrate how legal principles are applied in the context of pharmacy practice.

      Rating

         4.50  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Homestudy PDF :   17166H03.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Describe the process of therapeutic interchange.
      Discuss the balance of cost and quality in product selection.
      List the requirements of an ANDA.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Discuss the principles of generic substitution
      Describe how the FDA approves therapeutically equivalent products.
      List the responsibilities of the pharmacy for appropriate drug product selection.

      Nurse

      Describe the process of therapeutic interchange.
      Discuss the balance of cost and quality in product selection.
      List the requirements of an ANDA.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-580523

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-17-166-H03-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-17-166-H03-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-17-166-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.


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    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).