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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    2 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    Offline Date

    Friday, August 6, 2021

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, August 6, 2021

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $21.00

    • Overview

      This program will identify the latest prescription drug diversion trends that practicing pharmacists need to be aware of. The program will describe the laws regarding the validation of controlled substance prescriptions for the state of Florida. It will describe tips when reviewing a state prescription drug monitoring program report. It will also discuss comment red flags of prescription drugs diversion by patients and prescribers used to obtain prescriptions for controlled substance for abuse and/or diversion.

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   18156H04_6pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   18156H04_2pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Identify common characteristics of controlled substances used appropriately in patients
      Identify characteristics that illustrate if a controlled substance prescription is for a legitimate medical purpose
      Identify how to use a prescription drug monitoring program database
      Identify applicable laws regarding the dispensing of controlled substances

      Pharmacy Technician

      Identify how to use a prescription drug monitoring program database
      Identify characteristics that illustrate if a controlled substance prescription is for a legitimate medical purpose
      Identify common characteristics of controlled substances used appropriately in patients
      Identify applicable laws regarding the dispensing of controlled substances

      Nurse

      Identify characteristics that illustrate if a controlled substance prescription is for a legitimate medical purpose
      Identify common characteristics of controlled substances used appropriately in patients
      Identify applicable laws regarding the dispensing of controlled substances
      Identify how to use a prescription drug monitoring program database
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-667708

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-18-156-H04-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-18-156-H04-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-18-156-H04-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).