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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Friday, April 7, 2017

    Offline Date

    Monday, October 7, 2019

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Monday, October 7, 2019

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is estimated to affect approximately 10% of the population in the United States. This means that roughly 2 million people are affected by CKD. Numerous complications can develop in these patients, including anemia. Anemia can have a profound effect on a patient's quality of life and is an important complication to address in this patient population.

      Rating

         4.50  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   16121H01_4pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   16121H01_2pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      List appropriate laboratory tests which should be used in the evaluation of anemia in a patient with CKD
      Identify appropriate candidates for iron therapy
      Compare and contrast IV and oral iron products
      Identify appropriate candidates for erythropoietin stimulation agents (ESAs)

      Pharmacy Technician

      Define Chronic Kidney Disease
      List signs and symptoms of anemia

      Nurse

      Identify appropriate candidates for erythropoietin stimulation agents (ESAs)
      Compare and contrast IV and oral iron products
      Identify appropriate candidates for iron therapy
      List appropriate laboratory tests which should be used in the evaluation of anemia in a patient with CKD
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-541797

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-16-121-H01-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-16-121-H01-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-16-121-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.


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