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    Webinar Details


    Event Type

    Live Online

    Date

    Thursday, October 10, 2019

    Time

    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM ET

    Location

    PharmCon Webinar Studio (freeCE.com)

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $30.00

    • Overview

      This presentation will provide pharmacists and pharmacy technicians with knowledge to identify common medication errors and safety concerns associated with anti-inflammatory and disease modifying therapies used to treat inflammatory disease including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, Crohn’s disease and gout.  Medications that will be discussed include NSAIDs, corticosteroids, anti-gout medications, immunosuppressants, conventional disease modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) and biologic DMARDs. 


      Handouts

      Slide Document 19099L05_6pp.pdf
      Slide Document 19099L05_2pp.pdf





      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Identify patient safety concerns and potential medication errors associated with therapies used to treat autoimmune and inflammatory diseases
      Recognize the precautions, contraindications and warnings involving the use of biologic DMARDs in high risk patients (i.e., hepatitis, heart failure, and malignancy)
      Recognize effective safety education and guidance to patients, caregivers, and other health care providers on the use of anti-inflammatory and disease modifying therapies.
      Identify strategies to minimize risks associated with the use of disease modifying agents through pharmacist-provided monitoring programs

      Pharmacy Technician

      Identify patient safety concerns and potential medication errors associated with therapies used to treat autoimmune and inflammatory diseases
      Recognize the precautions, contraindications and warnings involving the use of biologic DMARDs in high risk patients (i.e., hepatitis, heart failure, and malignancy)
      Recognize effective safety education and guidance to patients, caregivers, and other health care providers on the use of anti-inflammatory and disease modifying therapies
      Identify strategies to minimize risks associated with the use of disease modifying agents through pharmacist-provided monitoring programs

      Nurse

      Identify patient safety concerns and potential medication errors associated with therapies used to treat autoimmune and inflammatory diseases
      Recognize the precautions, contraindications and warnings involving the use of biologic DMARDs in high risk patients (i.e., hepatitis, heart failure, and malignancy)
      Recognize effective safety education and guidance to patients, caregivers, and other health care providers on the use of anti-inflammatory and disease modifying therapies.
      Identify strategies to minimize risks associated with the use of disease modifying agents through pharmacist-provided monitoring programs
    • Repeat Presentation

      This presentation was last given on 10/10/2019 10:30 AM

      Future Airings

      There are no future airings of this activity scheduled at this time.

    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-721690

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-19-099-L05-P

      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-19-099-L05-T

      Nurse 0798-0000-19-099-L05-N

      ACPE PharmCon 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, attendees must answer poll questions and complete a program evaluation. Attendees may immediately print their Statement of Credit or leave them stored on the website.

    • Faculty

      Jessica  Farrell, PharmD
      PharmD; Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

    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).




    Computer sharing is NOT permitted due to accreditation guidelines on activity monitoring. Credit is earned by one user per device.