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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study

    Credits

    2 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Tuesday, April 7, 2020

    Offline Date

    Friday, April 7, 2023

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, April 7, 2023

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $0.00

    • Overview

      This program provides a summary of steps taken in each state to provide legal authority for pharmacists to effectively serve the public in their efforts to meet the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Significant modifications in pharmacy law from each state are listed.  References are provided for further exploration of emergency legal provisions affecting pharmacy practice.  This program provides examples of ways in which state governments can move quickly to respond to a health care crisis and remove restrictions to permit practices by pharmacists that are necessary to protect the public health.

       

      All data and recommendations presented in this program are reviewed for accuracy as of 4/7/2020.


      Handouts

      • Homestudy PDF :   20105H03.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      List modifications in pharmacy laws that have been implemented as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
      Recognize policies and procedures to provide pharmaceutical services and products to patients based on modifications in pharmacy laws promulgated to meet the COVID-29 crisis.
      Discuss the means through which pharmacies can adapt to patient needs based on recent emergency changes in legal responsibilities.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Discuss the means through which pharmacies can adapt to patient needs based on recent emergency changes in legal responsibilities.
      List modifications in pharmacy laws that have been implemented as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
      Recognize policies and procedures to provide pharmaceutical services and products to patients based on modifications in pharmacy laws promulgated to meet the COVID-29 crisis.

      Nurse

      List modifications in pharmacy laws that have been implemented as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
      Recognize policies and procedures to provide pharmaceutical services and products to patients based on modifications in pharmacy laws promulgated to meet the COVID-29 crisis.
      Discuss the means through which pharmacies can adapt to patient needs based on recent emergency changes in legal responsibilities.
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-696673

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-20-105-H03-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-20-105-H03-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-20-105-H03-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).