• SIGN IN
  • GET HELP
  •  

    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 is a monograph about drugs that are regulated by the FDA as non-prescription drugs. The responsibilities of pharmacy personnel in the sale and monitoring of non-prescription drugs are discussed.  The standards for non-prescription drug classification and marketing are reviewed. Case studies are summarized to illustrate the legal responsibilities of pharmacists in the distribution of non-prescription drugs.

      Rating

         4.50  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Homestudy PDF :   17165H03.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Describe FDA requirements for the marketing of non-prescription drugs.
      Discuss the role of pharmacists in the use of non-prescription drugs.
      List the factors that distinguish Rx and OTC drugs.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Discuss pharmacy responsibilities with non-prescription drugs.
      List FDA standards for non-prescription drug classification.
      Describe potential legal ramifications of non-prescription drug sales.

      Nurse

      List the factors that distinguish Rx and OTC drugs.
      Describe FDA requirements for the marketing of non-prescription drugs.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-580513

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-17-165-H03-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-17-165-H03-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-17-165-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.


    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
     
     
     

    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).