Home Study Details

    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast


    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Tuesday, September 12, 2017

    Offline Date

    Tuesday, March 10, 2020

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Tuesday, March 10, 2020

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse



    • Overview

      2016 held the highest number of reported mumps cases in more than a decade. The mumps vaccine program was initiated in 1967 which resulted in a 99% decrease in mumps cases in the United States. Many healthcare professionals have not cared for a patient with mumps and as a result may be unaware of the clinical signs and symptoms, transmission and complications. With the number of mumps cases increasing it is important for pharmacists to recognize cases of mumps promptly in order to refer patient for appropriate care and aid in the prevention of an outbreak.


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      • Slide Document :   0798000017065H01_4pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   0798000017065H01_2pp.pdf

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    • Pharmacist

      Recognize the clinical features of mumps
      Describe the epidemiology of mumps
      Identify who should receive the MMR vaccine

      Pharmacy Technician

      List the patient populations who are more likely to be infected with mumps
      List 3 clinical features of mumps
      Identify which vaccine can prevent the spread of mumps


      Identify who should receive the MMR vaccine
      Recognize the clinical features of mumps
      Describe the epidemiology of mumps
    • Activity Type


      CE Broker


      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-18-254-H06-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-18-254-H06-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-18-254-H06-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.

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