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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Tuesday, February 13, 2018

    Offline Date

    Tuesday, December 8, 2020

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Tuesday, December 8, 2020

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      This program reviews what human papillomavirus is, how it is spread and the pathophysiology behind cervical cancer. The current HPV vaccine available in the United States is discussed in detail, including its storage, handling, administration and disposal. The updated 2017 CDC immunization recommendations are listed in this program along with the analysis of two clinical trials supporting the guideline change. Additionally, this program discusses barriers to vaccination and a list of commonly encountered questions by pharmacists regarding the vaccine. Lastly, the program reviews the pharmacist’s role in the vaccination process and the pharmacist’s impact on patients to improve compliance with completing the vaccine series.

      Rating

         4.50  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Homestudy PDF :   homestudypdf_17243H06.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Identify the clinical significance of HPV and how it is spread
      Describe the barriers and challenges to HPV vaccination along with potential remedies
      Analyze literature specific to the rationale for administering two doses of HPV vaccine

      Pharmacy Technician

      Identify the clinical significance of HPV and how it is spread
      Identify barriers to receiving the HPV vaccine and ways to overcome these challenges
      Recognize the appropriate patient population eligible to receive the HPV vaccine

      Nurse

      Analyze literature specific to the rationale for administering two doses of HPV vaccine
      Identify the clinical significance of HPV and how it is spread
      Describe the barriers and challenges to HPV vaccination along with potential remedies
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-611459

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-17-243-H06-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-17-243-H06-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-17-243-H06-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).