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Validation and Counseling of Prescriptions for Controlled Substances and Opioids - FL APPROVED -

Program Type

OnDemand

Credits

2 Contact Hour(s)

Release Date

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Offline Date:

Friday, August 6, 2021

ACPE Expiration Date

Friday, August 6, 2021

Target Audience

Nurse, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician

Cost

$21.00

  • Overview

    This program will identify the latest prescription drug diversion trends that practicing pharmacists need to be aware of. The program will describe the laws regarding the validation of controlled substance prescriptions for the state of Florida. It will describe tips when reviewing a state prescription drug monitoring program report. It will also discuss comment red flags of prescription drugs diversion by patients and prescribers used to obtain prescriptions for controlled substance for abuse and/or diversion.

    Handouts

    Slide Document:   18156H04_6pp.pdf
    Slide Document:   18156H04_2pp.pdf

    Financial Support By

    PharmCon, Inc.
  • Nurse

    Identify applicable laws regarding the dispensing of controlled substances
    Identify how to use a prescription drug monitoring program database
    Identify common characteristics of controlled substances used appropriately in patients
    Identify characteristics that illustrate if a controlled substance prescription is for a legitimate medical purpose


    Pharmacist

    Identify applicable laws regarding the dispensing of controlled substances
    Identify how to use a prescription drug monitoring program database
    Identify common characteristics of controlled substances used appropriately in patients
    Identify characteristics that illustrate if a controlled substance prescription is for a legitimate medical purpose


    Pharmacy Technician

    Identify applicable laws regarding the dispensing of controlled substances
    Identify how to use a prescription drug monitoring program database
    Identify common characteristics of controlled substances used appropriately in patients
    Identify characteristics that illustrate if a controlled substance prescription is for a legitimate medical purpose

  • Activity Type

    Knowledge

    Universal Activity Number

    Nurse 0798-0000-18-156-H04-P

    Pharmacist 0798-0000-18-156-H04-P

    Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-18-156-H04-T

    ACPE PharmCon, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

    PharmCon, Inc. 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
 
 

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