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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Thursday, April 2, 2020

    Offline Date

    Friday, September 30, 2022

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, March 31, 2023

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      This presentation will briefly discuss the background and epidemiology of the virus, including its virulence and risk to public health. Additionally, therapeutic options, including supportive care and potential agents will be discussed. Lastly, the presentation will discuss various roles that pharmacy personnel can play in education, patient care, and global health.

       

      All data and recommendations presented in this program are reviewed for accuracy as of 3/30/2020.


      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   20088H01_2pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   20088H01_6pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Recognize the epidemiology and characteristics of SARSCoV- 2
      Identify avenues for pharmacy personnel to be integral members of the response team
      Identify evidence for current and future therapeutic options for COVID-19
      Recognize the educational opportunities available for the general public

      Pharmacy Technician

      Recognize the epidemiology and characteristics of SARSCoV- 2
      Identify avenues for pharmacy personnel to be integral members of the response team
      Recognize the educational opportunities available for the general public
      Identify evidence for current and future therapeutic options for COVID-19

      Nurse

      Recognize the epidemiology and characteristics of SARSCoV- 2
      Recognize the educational opportunities available for the general public
      Identify evidence for current and future therapeutic options for COVID-19
      Identify avenues for pharmacy personnel to be integral members of the response team
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-773316

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-20-088-H01-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-20-088-H01-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-20-088-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.

    • Faculty

      Krutika  Mediwala, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP
      Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency Program Director, Medical University of South Carolina Health; Infection Diseases/Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Medical University of South Carolina Health

    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).