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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1.25 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Friday, October 13, 2017

    Offline Date

    Friday, April 17, 2020

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, April 17, 2020

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      Pharmacy practitioners are drug experts, including the selection, dosing and titration of oral antidiabetes and hypoglycemic agents. Many new antidiabetes medications have been introduced to the market in recent years, and pharmacist needs to be aware about best practices in the use of these medications.

      Rating

         4.75  out of 5

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   17043H01_4pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   17043H01_2pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Describe the adverse effects of each oral medication used to treat diabetes, and therapeutic strategies to avoid or treat these side effects.
      List important counseling points for patients receiving oral diabetes medications.
      Describe the role of each oral medication used to treat diabetes in the overall treatment approach for type 2 diabetes.
      Describe the mechanism of action of each oral hypoglycemic or oral antidiabetes medication used to treat type 2 diabetes.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Describe the role of each oral medication used to treat diabetes in the overall treatment approach for type 2 diabetes.
      Describe the adverse effects of each oral medication used to treat diabetes, and therapeutic strategies to avoid or treat these side effects.
      List important counseling points for patients receiving oral diabetes medications.
      Describe the mechanism of action of each oral hypoglycemic or oral antidiabetes medication used to treat type 2 diabetes.

      Nurse

      Describe the mechanism of action of each oral hypoglycemic or oral antidiabetes medication used to treat type 2 diabetes.
      Describe the adverse effects of each oral medication used to treat diabetes, and therapeutic strategies to avoid or treat these side effects.
      List important counseling points for patients receiving oral diabetes medications.
      Describe the role of each oral medication used to treat diabetes in the overall treatment approach for type 2 diabetes.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-572935

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-17-043-H01-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-17-043-H01-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-17-043-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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