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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study

    Credits

    2 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Monday, November 25, 2019

    Offline Date

    Wednesday, November 25, 2020

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, November 25, 2022

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $0.00

    • Overview

      This program offers a comprehensive approach to safely and effectively managing diabetes among older adults. Practical and evidenced-based guidance is provided to guide individualization of therapy with a focus on patient-centeredness. The program reviews the scope of hypoglycemia and associated risks among older diabetics. An emphasize is placed on identifying modifiable hypoglycemic risk factors and constructive strategies are provided to assist the care team in developing patient-centered regimens.

      Handouts

      • Homestudy PDF :   19173H01.pdf

      Financial Support By

      Merck & Co., Inc
    • Pharmacist

      Describe medication-related strategies to optimize care of older adults with diabetes.
      Identify the scope of hypoglycemia and associated risks among older patients with diabetes.
      Recognize risk factors that may contribute to hypoglycemia in older adults.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Describe medication-related strategies to optimize care of older adults with diabetes.
      Identify the scope of hypoglycemia and associated risks among older patients with diabetes.
      Recognize risk factors that may contribute to hypoglycemia in older adults.

      Nurse

      Recognize risk factors that may contribute to hypoglycemia in older adults.
      Describe medication-related strategies to optimize care of older adults with diabetes.
      Identify the scope of hypoglycemia and associated risks among older patients with diabetes.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-739130

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-19-173-H01-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-19-173-H01-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-19-173-H01-N

      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).