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SCCP Fall Program (Pharmacy Technicians)


South Carolina College of Pharmacy, USC Campus

715 Sumter Street 
Coker Life Sciences Bldg. Room 211
Columbia, SC 
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Saturday, November 7, 2015 8:00am-3:45pm (Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided)
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Update and Review of Statures and Regulations Governing Pharmacy Practice
ACPE# 0062-0000-15-156-L03-P/T (1.5 contact hours or 0.15CEUs)
This activity is designed to provide and update on state and federal statutes and regulations governing pharmacy practice with a focus on areas where compliance may be a concern and illustrate emerging trends in pharmacy practice law.
 
Controversies and Updates in the Management of Dyslipidemia
ACPE# 0062-0000-15-157-L01-P/T (2 contact hours or 0.2CEUs)
This activity is designed to update pharmacists and pharmacy technicians on the controversies associated with clinical guidelines and treatment of dyslipidemias as well as the emerging trends in therapy including non-statins such as PCSK9 inhibitors.
 
Immunization Update 2015
ACPE#0062-0000-15-158-L01-P/T (1.5 contact hours or 0.15 CEUs)
This activity is designed to update pharmacists and pharmacy technicians on recent changes in adult and pediatric recommendations as well as highlight best practices for pharmacy-based immunization delivery. Dr. Blake will also highlight recent updates in the SC Pharmacy Practice Act related to immunizations.
 
What’s New in Diabetes Management?
ACPE#0062-0000-15-159-L01-P/T(1 contact hour or 0.1 CEUs)
This activity is designed to update pharmacists and pharmacy technicians on recent changes in guidelines for treatment of patients with diabetes as well as the newer medications now available and the evidenced based role in therapy. The importance of lifestyle modifications in outcomes in diabetes treatment will also be discussed.
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Parking is available free of charge in USC parking lots on Saturdays.  The two closest lots are listed below.  The red lines indicate the best walking path to the program location.  Street parking is also available. 
 
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SCCP reserves the right to cancel the entire program.  In the event of a conference cancellation, each participant will be notified via email prior to the program and a full tuition refund will be made.
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Cancellation Policy: All refunds should be requested in writing on or before November 2, 2015 and will be subject to a $6 administrative fee. No cancellation requests will be accepted after November 2, 2015. 
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Registrations postmarked after October 30, 2015 will increase by $10.
 
Please note fees will show as "Learning Express" on credit card statement.

Date: Nov 7, 2015 08:00 PM - 03:45 PM

Fee

$89.00

CE Hours

6.00

CE Units

0.600

Registration closes on Nov 03, 2015 11:55 PM

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Requirements for CE Credit

Participants must check in with the front desk upon arrival and have attendance verified.
 
To claim credit for this activity, participants must complete an online program evaluation and must update their accounts to properly reflect their month and day of birth and their correct NABP E-Id.  Registration with a proper disclosure of your NABP E-Id is a requirement for receiving Continuing Pharmacy Education.  To register with or look up your NABP E-Id, please click on the CPE Monitor logo below to be directed to their site.  Failure to follow this process within the required timeframe will result in loss of credit.  If you would like a paper statement of credit, you may print an individual statement or a transcript from your NABP e-profile.   
                                 

 

 

Registration closes on Nov 03, 2015 at 11:55 PM

Registration Closed  

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacy technician will be able to:
1.Recall recent changes to federal statutes and regulations governing pharmacy practice in South Carolina;
2. Identify areas within the SC Pharmacy Practice Act and Controlled Substances Act where compliance may be
a concern;
3.Explain the concepts of
a. a valid prescription order
b. a valid patient-physician relationship
c. a corresponding responsibility for the prescribing and dispensing of controlled substances
4. Discuss challenges that pharmacy technicians encounter while working to meet their responsibilities to
customers.
5.Describe a systematic approach that can be used for screening controlled substance prescriptions
6.Discuss emerging duties and responsibilities of pharmacy technicians as illustrated in recent case law

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Gene Reeder, PhD, R.Ph
Professor and Director of Outcomes Research for KPIC, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-0000-15-156-L03-T
Date: 11/07/15
Time: 08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

CE Hours

1.50
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacy technician will be able to:
1. Assess a patient’s risk for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
2. Identify current emerging therapies for dyslipidemia including non-statins such as PCSK9 inhibitors
3. Explain the basic approach to treating a patient with dyslipidemia as recommended by available treatment
guidelines.
4. Discuss appropriate monitoring parameters and adverse side effects adverse event profile and risks
associated with statin therapy.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Brie Dunn, PharmD
Associate Dean for Outcomes Assessment & Accreditation and Clinical Associate Professor, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-0000-15-157-L01-T
Date: 11/07/15
Time: 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

2.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacy technician will be able to:
1. Describe best practices for pharmacy-based immunization delivery
2. Identify opportunities to improve vaccination rates
3. Describe the role of the pharmacy technician in improving the efficiency of immunization delivery
4. Explain appropriate storage requirements for vaccines

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Betsy Blake, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Interprofessional Education, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-0000-15-158-L01-T
Date: 11/07/15
Time: 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

CE Hours

1.50
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

At the completion of this activity, the pharmacy technician will be able to:
• Identify different classes/ agents available to treat type 2 diabetes
• Explain the importance of incorporating lifestyle modifications in patients with diabetes
• Discuss updated guidelines for patients with diabetes including appropriate recommendations and schedules
for blood glucose monitoring

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Betsy Blake, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Interprofessional Education, University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0062-0000-15-159-L01-T
Date: 11/07/15
Time: 02:45 PM - 03:45 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed