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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    2 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Thursday, December 22, 2016

    Offline Date

    Friday, March 1, 2019

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, March 1, 2019

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $21.00

    • Overview

      This program will provide tools and techniques for community pharmacists to reduce medication errors in their pharmacies. It will discuss how root cause analysis and failure mode and effects analysis can hep prevent future medication errors and improve patient safety. The program will also provide insight into how technology and electronic prescribing can cause medication errors and what community pharmacists can do to help prevent these types of errors.

      This program meets the requirement for Florida Medication Errors Credit

       

      Rating

         4.50  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   16009H05_4pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   16009H05_2pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Describe how automation, e-prescribing, and other technology can affect medication errors in community pharmacy.
      Review examples of how medication error reduction techniques can improve patient safety in community pharmacy.
      Describe common medication error prevention tips and tools.
      Describe how root cause analysis and failure mode and effect analysis can help prevent errors in community pharmacy.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Review examples of how medication error reduction techniques can improve patient safety in community pharmacy.
      Describe common medication error prevention tips and tools.
      Describe how automation, e-prescribing, and other technology can affect medication errors in community pharmacy.
      Describe how root cause analysis and failure mode and effect analysis can help prevent errors in community pharmacy.

      Nurse

      Describe common medication error prevention tips and tools.
      Describe how root cause analysis and failure mode and effect analysis can help prevent errors in community pharmacy.
      Review examples of how medication error reduction techniques can improve patient safety in community pharmacy.
      Describe how automation, e-prescribing, and other technology can affect medication errors in community pharmacy.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-538182

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-16-009-H05-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-16-009-H05-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-16-009-H05-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).