The Basics of Antimicrobial Stewardship: A case-based discussion

Pharmacists working in generalist areas may be unaware of the simple activities they can perform to promote antimicrobial stewardship. This continuing pharmacy educationcourse is the second session of a 2-part series and provides several examples of how pharmacists in all practice settings can promote rational antibiotic use and positively impact patient care. Join us to hear practical, case-based examples of how you can apply the principles of antimicrobial stewardship in your practice!
CEI

Preceptor Self-Assessment: Jump Start Continuing Professional Development

How do you approach obtaining continuing education hours for relicensure? Are the hours you fulfill based on convenience, or do you participate in learning activities that are necessary for professional development or improve your skills as an educator? This course is designed to introduce preceptors to a new approach in continuing education and professional development. Preceptors will learn the importance and process of effective self-assessment and develop a personal learning plan.
CEI

Vaccine Update: Zoster vaccine - worth the wait? and Pearls for Influenza Season

Need help making sense of the recent changes related to the zoster vaccine? Which patients should receive it? This course discusses the safety and efficacy of the new zoster vaccine as well as provide guidance for applying the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations to patients in your practice. In addition, hear a quick update on influenza vaccine considerations to better serve your patients this flu season.
CEI

Time to MODIFY the 2018 C. difficile Guidelines?

This application-based continuing pharmacy education course will provide a "journal club format" discussion for pharmacists, student pharmacists, and residents to review the 2018 Clostridium difficile guidelines and a trial that brings to light a newer C. difficile therapeutic agent not discussed in the guidelines. Join us to discuss the new recommendations for treatment of Clostridium difficile and the potential place in therapy for this new agent.
CEI

Influenza update: Prepare for the 2018-19 flu season - Technicians

Influenza is a respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause a mild illness or be severe with serious complications including pneumonia, hospitalization and death. The best way to prevent influenza is by receiving the vaccine each year. As we near the onset of influenza season, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians should update their knowledge of influenza vaccines and practices. This program will provide a review of the various influenza vaccines, pharmacist recommendations an...
CEI

Influenza update: Prepare for the 2018-19 flu season - Pharmacists

Influenza is a respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause a mild illness or be severe with serious complications including pneumonia, hospitalization and death. The best way to prevent influenza is by receiving the vaccine each year. As we near the onset of influenza season, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians should update their knowledge of influenza vaccines and practices. This program will provide a review of the various influenza vaccines, pharmacist recommendations an...
CEI

Clinical Pearls Series: Updates in Insulin Therapy

This continuing pharmacy education course will provide a case-based discussion for pharmacists to review clinical pearls about insulin-based management of type 2 diabetes. Join us to discuss where the new insulin products that are now available for use may fit into your practice with a focus on the new long-acting insulin preparations.
CEI

Clinical Pearls Series: Sacubitril/Valsartan: A New Management Strategy for the Treatment of Heart Failure

This continuing pharmacy education activity will provide a case-based discussion for pharmacists to review clinical pearls on the role of sacubitril/valsartan in the management of chronic heart failure. Join us to discuss the current clinical trial data supporting the use of sacubitril/valsartan for the treatment of chronic heart failure and key factors to consider when using this agent in clinical practice.
CEI

Clinical Pearls Series: Idarucizumab for Dabigatran Reversal

New oral anticoagulants (NOACs) are recommended for the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolic events and for the prevention of stroke in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation. While these medications are generally considered to be safer than warfarin, the incidence of major bleeding in clinical trials ranges from 0.6% to 3.6% annually. Rapid reversal of NOACs can be challenging. This course provides an opportunity for pharmacists and student pharmacists to review a new ...
CEI

Clinical Pearls Series: Appropriate Use of Medications to Treat Advanced Dementia

This continuing pharmacy education course provides a case-based discussion for pharmacists to review clinical pearls for appropriate use of medications to treat advanced dementia. Participate to discuss how to assess the risks and benefits of continuing medications in patients with advanced dementia.
CEI

Clinical Pearls Series: Clearing the Air on Electronic Cigarettes and Tobacco Cessation

This continuing pharmacy education course serves as a primer on electronic cigarettes and clarifies their role in tobacco cessation. Participate to discuss the pros and cons of e-cigarettes and gain tips on how to appropriately educate patients and providers on their use.
CEI

Clinical Pearls Series: The Risks of Proton Pump Inhibitors

This continuing pharmacy education course provides a case-based discussion to review clinical pearls associated with the potential risks of Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) therapy. Participate to discuss why appropriate use of these widely used agents is important to prevent unnecessary adverse events and avoid patient harm.
CEI

Update in Contraception: Expanding Pharmacist Roles and Responsibilities

Patients often reach out to their pharmacist with questions about contraception. Do you feel confident making recommendations and counseling patients on this topic? This course provides a clinical refresher to equip you to screen for contraceptive use or pregnancy planning, promote appropriate product selection and minimize side effects for your patients. Walk through patient cases to demonstrate how common contraceptive questions can be answered using tools for effective communication with pa...
CEI

Ready to Quit: A Case-Based Smoking Cessation Education Program

Ready to Quit provides comprehensive education on the smoking cessation process and prepares you to help your patients stop smoking. The full course consists of ten, 30 minute modules on the role of the pharmacist in smoking cessation, counseling strategies, and a review of the latest information on over-the-counter and pharmacologic quit products. You’ll also walk through several cases covering real-life scenarios to better prepare you for future patient encounters. In addition to the...
CEI

Unlocking the Case: Overcoming Challenges in the Management of Depression

With an estimated lifetime prevalence of 13-16%, depression is a very common mental health disorder seen by pharmacists in all practice settings. With 29 different medications classified as antidepressants, a large "gray" area exists in choosing therapy and managing adverse effects. This course provides guidance for several scenarios including choosing optimal therapy, switching between agents, managing treatment-resistant patients, antidepressant-caused sexual dysfunction, and risk in pregnan...
CEI

PHARMACISTS: Modernizing the PMP: Updates to the Iowa Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

The conversion of the Iowa Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) to Iowa PMP AWARxE brings many exciting changes for health care professionals in 2018. Thiscourse provides an overview of the new platform as well as best practices for integration into an electronic health record or pharmacy dispensing software. Hear how these updates and enhancements impact you as a health care professional to better care for patients in your practice.
CEI

Pharmacy Inventory Management for the Pharmacy Technician

Inventory is an extremely important but often overlooked piece of the pharmacy puzzle. This 1-hour course discusses various aspects of managing inventory in a pharmacy and the role of the pharmacy technician in this process. Topics covered in this interactive activity include processes for ordering inventory in both the community and hospital pharmacy setting. Discover tips for handling expired and recalled medications to positively impact the function of your pharmacy!
CEI

Pharmacy Calculations: A Review for Technicians

Pharmacy technicians are required to use pharmaceutical math skills on a daily basis. This interactive continuing education course provides a hands-on review of common calculations that will benefit pharmacy technicians at any level of experience. Whether you’re preparing for the certification exam or looking for a refresher on various concepts, this course is for you!
CEI

Managing Constant Change - Tehnicians

Change is no small thing - constant change is something else entirely! This course offers insight to pharmacy technicians on how to discuss change productively. Learn tips on where and how to gain an edge over the negative impacts of change and how to be a positive agent of change in your practice setting.
CEI

Maximizing Medication Reconciliation in Special Populations - Technicians

This course reviews the latest techniques and best practices in preventing harmful medication errors through medication reconciliation during transitions of care. Case examples for special populations such as pediatric and geriatric patients are covered, including patients with chronic medical conditions, in order to heighten the awareness and anticipation of common errors discovered during medication reconciliation.
CEI

Maximizing Medication Reconciliation in Special Populations - Pharmacists

This course reviews the latest techniques and best practices in preventing harmful medication errors through medication reconciliation during transitions of care. Case examples for special populations such as pediatric and geriatric patients are covered, including patients with chronic medical conditions, in order to heighten the awareness and anticipation of common errors discovered during medication reconciliation.
CEI

The Multivitamin Dilemma: What Do I Recommend? - Technicians

The multivitamin market is confusing. When patients ask about a product, should you recommend they take one, or is it just a waste of money? This course provides guidance on how to objectively evaluate a multivitamin product and confidently make a recommendation for a patient that is individualized and will likely be well tolerated. Discover practical resources and criteria to help you assess the various products on the market in your practice.
CEI

The Multivitamin Dilemma: What Do I Recommend? - Pharmacists

The multivitamin market is confusing. When patients ask about a product, should you recommend they take one, or is it just a waste of money? This course provides guidance on how to objectively evaluate a multivitamin product and confidently make a recommendation for a patient that is individualized and will likely be well tolerated. Discover practical resources and criteria to help you assess the various products on the market in your practice.
CEI

Ready to Quit for Pharmacy Technicians: Recognize and Refer

Smoking is the leading cause of avoidable death in our society and contributes to many illnesses. While many smokers want to quit, it is difficult to be successful without assistance. This course highlights the important role of the pharmacy technician in the quit process. Gain knowledge on the pros and cons of the various cessation products. Feel confident to recognize and refer the appropriate patients to help them successfully quit smoking!
CEI

Overview of Insulin Therapy: Clinical Pearls for Technicians

With the recent increase in the number of available insulin products comes dispensing challenges and risk for medication errors. It is vital that pharmacy technicians have a grasp of these products to promote their safe and effective use as part of the pharmacy team. This course delves into what pharmacy technicians should consider when entering insulin prescriptions, selecting insulin products from the shelf, and labeling insulin. Gain practical tips on correctly interpreting insulin prescrip...
CEI

Low-Dose Aspirin: the 'Heavy-Weight' Champion for Primary Prevention in All Patients?

Low-dose daily aspirin is ubiquitously prescribed in health practices and used over-the-counter by many patients. However, recent studies and expert guidance suggest that NOT everyone is a candidate and that low-dose, daily aspirin may cause more harm than benefit in certain instances. This application-based continuing pharmacy education course provides a 'journal club format' discussion for pharmacists and student pharmacists to review a recent study on the impact of bodyweight on aspirin dos...
CEI

Low-Dose Aspirin: the 'Heavy-Weight' Champion for Primary Prevention in All Patients? - Pharmacists

Low-dose daily aspirin is ubiquitously prescribed in health practices and used over-the-counter by many patients. However, recent studies and expert guidance suggest that NOT everyone is a candidate and that low-dose, daily aspirin may cause more harm than benefit in certain instances. This application-based continuing pharmacy education course provides a 'journal club format' discussion for pharmacists and student pharmacists to review a recent study on the impact of bodyweight on aspirin dos...
CEI

Varenicline for Smoking Cessation: Do the Benefits Outweigh the Risks?

Varenicline has long been a staple of smoking cessation therapy. This application-based continuing pharmacy education course provides a "journal club format" discussion for pharmacists, student pharmacists, and residents to review the cardiovascular and neuropsychiatric safety data of varenicline. Join us as we apply study results in order to decide which patients would be appropriate for arenicline.
CEI

Treatment Options for Opioid Use Disorder: Does X:BOT Mark the Spot?

Treatment of opioid use disorder is challenging as many prescribing barriers exist that limit a patient’s access to treatment. This application-based continuing pharmacy education course will provide a 'journal club format’ discussion for pharmacists, student pharmacists, and residents to compare extended-release naltrexone to the more restricted agent buprenorphine-naloxone in the X:BOT trial. Join us to discuss the importance of increasing access to this much needed treatment as well as ...
CEI

Semaglutide: A GLP-1 Agonist with Positive Cardiovascular Outcomes? - Pharmacists

This application-based continuing pharmacy education course provides a journal club-focused discussion for pharmacists and student pharmacists to more adequately understand the current climate of drug approval with regard to diabetes medications. Join us as we focus on the newest GLP-1 agonist to hit the market, semaglutide, and how it compares to previously approved members of this class. Leave this session feeling confident on discussing the true cardiovascular effects of GLP-1 agonists with...
CEI

Semaglutide: A GLP-1 Agonist with Positive Cardiovascular Outcomes?

This application-based continuing pharmacy education course provides a journal club-focused discussion for pharamcists and student pharmacists to more adequately understand the current climate of drug approval with regard to diabetes medications. Join us as we focus on the newest GLP-1 agonist to hit the market, semaglutide, and how it compares to previously approved members of this class. Leave this session feeling confident on discussing the true cardiovascular effects of GLP-1 agonists with...
CEI

Influenza Now: Updates on New and Emerging Antivirals

Target Audience This activity has been designed to address the educational needs of community and hospital pharmacists. It may also benefit other clinicians involved in the care of patients with influenza. Statement of Need Although antiviral agents can reduce the duration and severity of influenza symptoms and prevent complications (particularly in vulnerable patient populations), misconceptions about their indications and efficacy may lead to underuse, even in patients at high risk o...
Paradigm Medical Communications, LLC.

Diabetes Management Across the Continuum of Care

The goal of this continuing education program is to educate attendees about the management of diabetes across the patient care continuum, including the inpatient and outpatient settings, and safe transitions of care with medications and monitoring devices. By attending this seminar, participants should be able to: 1. Recognize common medication safety issues related to diabetes management in both the inpatient and outpatient settings.* 2. Identify at least three error-reduction strat...
University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy

New Drugs 2018

In 2018, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved 59 new drugs – the highest number in more than 10 years – including 19 first-in-class agents. Of the 59 new approvals, 73% received priority review. This issue of The Rx Consultant focuses on the new drugs that may be important additions (including a number of “firsts”) in their therapeutic areas: influenza infection, HIV-1 infection, pneumonia and skin infections, nonmetastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer, endome...
The Rx Consultant

Pain Review Course with CME

This educational activity allows physicians, registered nurses, and nurse practitioners to earn approximately 48 CME/CE credits. This product is the result of a recording of a live meeting providing a comprehensive review of pain management. Pain Review Course with CME (9th Edition) contains valuable information on current pain management practices – including 48 lectures from 10 renowned pain experts. Pain Review Course with CME (9th Edition) - AMA PRA Category 1 CME credits™ for phys...
Dannemiller

Alaska 2019 Patient Care Update aboard ms Westerdam

Set sail with us aboard Holland America's ms Westerdam from June 30 to July 7, 2019. This live CE, CME, CNE experience will devote four sessions to learning, leaving the rest of the time to see the stunning sights of Alaska. Attendees will earn 15 contact hours (1.5 CEU) of live AAFP/AMA PRA Category 1™, ACPE, and pharmacology CE/ CME credit. Session 1: Monday, July 1, 2019, 7:45 AM Check In/Registration 8:00 AM – 1:30PM Educational Program (5hrs) Updates in the Screening and Tr...
University Learning Systems

AnesthesiaFile

- Affordable CE - 60 credit package - CE as low as $3.75 per credit - Monthly continuing education subscription - Latest findings/trends in the field of Anesthesia - Articles pulled from peer-reviewed medical journals - Digital and downloadable PDF versions are available​ - Accurate and timely reporting of CME/CE credits - AnesthesiaPod™ available
Dannemiller

Dry Eye Disease

Dry eye disease (DED) is a chronic, progressive, inflammatory disease of the ocular surface and lacrimal glands. The American Academy of Ophthalmology describes DED as inadequate moisture in the eyes due to changes in tear film consistency and the type of tears produced (leading to evaporative loss), with or without decreased tear production. The disease is also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca, ocular surface disease, and dry eye syndrome. Nearly 12 million people in the US are coping with...
The Rx Consultant

3rd Annual Ethics and Opioids Conference 2019

Ethics and Opioids Conference
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

VA Wound Care Conference

VA Wound Care Conference
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

Fetterman Lectureship

Fetterman Lectureship with Dr. Milstein
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

28th University of South Alabama Obstetrics and Gynecology Conference

Ob/Gyn Conference
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

8th Annual Alabama TeleHealth Summit

South Alabama TeleHealth Summit
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

13th Annual Sickle Cell Disease Research & Education Symposium

Sickle Cell Disease Research & Educational Symposium
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

30th Annual Foot Club Conference

Foot Club Conference
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

18th Annual Coastal Trauma Conference

Coastal Trauma Conference
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

4th Annual Regional Autism Conference

Autism Conference
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

Oncology Outlook 2019

Oncology Outlook
University of South Alabama Office of Continuing Medical Education

2nd Middle East Obesity, Bariatric Surgery and Endocrinology Congress

2nd Middle East Obesity, Bariatric Surgery and Endocrinology Congress welcomes every one of the members from everywhere throughout the world to go to amid May 30-31, 2019 in Istanbul, Turkey which incorporates Obesity Symposiums, Obesity Workshops, Endocrinology workshops, Oral, Poster introductions and Exhibitions. These two days of conference contributes two days of active discussions on recent advancements and new strategies for the development of new materials for global requirements. Obes...
ME Conferences

Topics in Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics and Child & Adolescent Psychopharmacology Hawaii Cruise

1. Everything you wanted to ask a developmental pediatrician, almost 2. Autism: A Case Based Presentation (Early Identification) 3. ADHD: Treatment Protocol for Primary Care Providers 4. Preschool ADHD 5. Sleep Problems in Kids 6. Kids who are Mad, Kids who are Sad, Kids who are Bad 7. Pediatric Feeding Disorders: A New Conceptualization
Continuing Education, Inc

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