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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Thursday, May 30, 2019

    Offline Date

    Sunday, May 30, 2021

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Tuesday, November 30, 2021

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      Most practitioners lack the critical skill of performing safe and accurate opioid conversion calculations. This presentation will teach practitioners how to switch from one opioid formulation to a different formation, and between opioids.


      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   18216H04_2pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   18216H04_6pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Given a simulated patient, calculate a new opioid regimen using the same opioid but with a different dosage formulation or route of administration
      Recognize the rationale for rotating patients from one opioid to another when treating chronic pain
      Identify recent research on retrospective opioid conversions and it??s impact on use of an equianalgesic opioid resource
      Given a simulated patient, calculate a new opioid regimen that reflects switching between opioids, dosage formulations and/or routes of administration.

      Nurse

      Given a simulated patient, calculate a new opioid regimen that reflects switching between opioids, dosage formulations and/or routes of administration.
      Identify recent research on retrospective opioid conversions and it??s impact on use of an equianalgesic opioid resource
      Recognize the rationale for rotating patients from one opioid to another when treating chronic pain
      Given a simulated patient, calculate a new opioid regimen using the same opioid but with a different dosage formulation or route of administration
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-723092

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-18-216-H04-P
      Nurse 0798-0000-18-216-H04-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.


    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).