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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Friday, January 22, 2016

    Offline Date

    Tuesday, May 1, 2018

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Tuesday, May 1, 2018

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $15.00

    • Overview

      In the mid 1990 when multiple drug regimens HIV cocktails became available, drug holidays were used to help the body recover. With the advent of more tolerable HIV regimens, 100% adherence is necessary to achieve maximum durable viral load suppression. Join community based pharmacist Professor Peter Kreckel in a review of the drug regimens, as well as the newer boosted combinations and their impact on medication adherence.

      Rating

         4.50  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   slidedocument_0798000015057H02.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Provide an update on antiretroviral therapy (ARV) for HIV to include the six categories of HIV medications to include their mechanisms of action, efficacy, dosing, safety, and tolerability profiles, and first line combination therapy.
      Describe the pharmacist’s critical role in counseling and educating HIV patients to improve the patient outcomes and medication adherence.
      State the current Florida Law on AIDS and its impact on testing, confidentiality of test results, and treatment.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Describe the pharmacist’s critical role in counseling and educating HIV patients to improve the patient outcomes and medication adherence, and the role of the technician to assist the pharmacist.
      State the current Florida Law on AIDS and its impact on testing, confidentiality of test results, and treatment.
      Provide an update on antiretroviral therapy (ARV) for HIV to include the six categories of HIV medications to include their mechanisms of action, efficacy, dosing, safety, and tolerability profiles, and first line combination therapy.

      Nurse

      Describe the pharmacist’s critical role in counseling and educating HIV patients to improve the patient outcomes and medication adherence.
      State the current Florida Law on AIDS and its impact on testing, confidentiality of test results, and treatment.
      Provide an update on antiretroviral therapy (ARV) for HIV to include the six categories of HIV medications to include their mechanisms of action, efficacy, dosing, safety, and tolerability profiles, and first line combination therapy.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-496630

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-15-057-H02-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-15-057-H02-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-15-057-H02-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
     
     

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