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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1.25 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Sunday, December 31, 2017

    Offline Date

    Saturday, June 30, 2018

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, November 13, 2020

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $0.00

    • Overview

      "I can't sleep. What should I do?" Pharmacists are easily accessible healthcare providers and are frequently sought for guidance regarding the treatment of insomnia. This presentation will review the current evidence based recommendations for managing insomnia disorder with pharmacotherapy including efficacy, toxicity, and patient counseling points.

      Rating

         4.25  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   17206H01_4pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   17206H01_2pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      Merck & Co., Inc.
    • Pharmacist

      Relate the pharmacology and mechanism of action of available pharmacotherapy for the management of insomnia
      Comprehensively evaluate efficacy, safety, and tolerability of treatment options for insomnia
      Explain the clinical presentation and associated signs and symptoms of insomnia

      Pharmacy Technician

      Review the safety profiles of medications used to treat insomnia
      Describe the signs and symptoms of insomnia
      Recognize the mechanism of action of the available pharmacotherapy approved to treat insomnia

      Nurse

      Explain the clinical presentation and associated signs and symptoms of insomnia
      Relate the pharmacology and mechanism of action of available pharmacotherapy for the management of insomnia
      Comprehensively evaluate efficacy, safety, and tolerability of treatment options for insomnia
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-606127

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-17-206-H01-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-17-206-H01-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-17-206-H01-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).