Clinical Pearls Series: Updates in Insulin Therapy

This continuing pharmacy education activity 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

Improving Medication Safety with High-Alert Medications

While most medications have a large margin of safety, a small number of drugs have a high risk of causing injury when they are prescribed, dispensed or administered incorrectly. We call these "high-alert medications" to draw attention to this characteristic so that all involved in their use will treat them with the care and respect that they require. Errors may or may not be more common with these drugs than with the use of any others; however, the consequences of the errors are more devastati...
CEI

HIV Medication Errors

1. Identify an appropriate antiretroviral regimen based on Department of Health and Human Services HIV treatment guidelines. 2. Detect at least three types of medication errors which could occur in an HIV patient’s treatment. 3. Evaluate the potential for errors involving drug interactions. 4. Devise strategies to prevent or minimize the occurrence of medication errors in HIV therapy. 5. Recognize when antiretrovirals may be used appropriately for indications other than treatment.
CEI

Bloodborne Pathogens Training

This CPE activity will educate pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and student pharmacists on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, assisting facilities in maintaining compliance with this standard. Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based CPE activity, pharmacy preceptors should be able to: 1. Describe common bloodborne diseases and symptoms. 2. Identify modes of transmission for common bloodborne diseases 3. List comm...
CEI

Spanish for Pharmacy Personnel

Upon successful completion of this application-based CPE activity, pharmacists will be able to use Spanish to accomplish the following: 1. Welcome and receive patients 2. Employ basic social and courtesy phrases 3. Employ communication strategies to achieve mutual levels of understanding between patients and the pharmacist 4. Explain patient privacy issues 5. Explain prescription laws and policies 6. Facilitate prescription refills 7. Collect patients’ personal data 8. Collec...
CEI

FREE Rheumatology CME

Upgrade your practice of Rheumatology and earn FREE Rheumatology CME credits with Free Rheumatology CME programs from CMEList.com. Most programs are 1-2 hours long and feature slide-video lectures from specialists in Rheumatology.
CMEList.com

FREE Pulmonology CME

Upgrade your practice of Pulmonology and earn FREE Pulmonology CME credits with Free Pulmonology CME programs from CMEList.com. Most programs are 1-2 hours long and feature slide-video lectures from specialists in Pulmonology.
CMEList.com

FREE Public Health CME

Upgrade your practice of Public Health and earn FREE Public Health CME credits with Free Public Health CME programs from CMEList.com. Most programs are 1-2 hours long and feature slide-video lectures from specialists in Public Health.
CMEList.com

Diabetes Update. A Focus on SGLT2 Inhibitors

The number of people affected by diabetes worldwide is growing rapidly. A 2014 national report estimates that 21 million people in the United States have diabetes and another 8.1 million people remain undiagnosed. All together, that is 9.3% of the US population. Around the world, 387 million people have diabetes, - which accounts for 8.3% of the global population. This burden is expected to increase by 205 million people by 2035. Despite advances in technology and drug therapy, many patients d...
SIUE School of Pharmacy

FREE Pharmacy CE

Upgrade your practice of Pharmacy and earn FREE Pharmacy CE credits with Free Pharmacy CE programs from CMEList.com. Most programs are 1-2 hours long and feature slide-video lectures from specialists in Pharmacy.
CMEList.com

FREE Pediatrics CME

Upgrade your practice of Pediatrics and earn FREE Pediatrics CME credits with Free Pediatrics CME programs from CMEList.com. Most programs are 1-2 hours long and feature slide-video lectures from specialists in Pediatrics.
CMEList.com

FREE Patient Safety CME

Upgrade your practice of Patient Safety and earn FREE Patient Safety CME credits with Free Patient Safety CME programs from CMEList.com. Most programs are 1-2 hours long and feature slide-video lectures from specialists in Patient Safety.
CMEList.com

FREE Pain Medicine CME

Upgrade your practice of Pain Medicine and earn FREE Pain Medicine CME credits with Free Pain Medicine CME programs from CMEList.com. Most programs are 1-2 hours long and feature slide-video lectures from specialists in Pain Medicine.
CMEList.com

Time is of the Essence: Incorporating 2015 CLSI Updates and Rapid Diagnostics into Stewardship

Description The technology available to clinical microbiology labs to promptly identify a pathogen and detect resistance mechanisms is rapidly evolving. Additionally, antimicrobial susceptibility breakpoints are modified on a yearly basis by the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI). This session will highlight the recent changes in susceptibility breakpoints, and review the technologies available for rapid identification of pathogen and resistance mechanisms. Cases will be used ...
ProCE

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Activity Description This is a featured CE activity on the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education (CSPE) website. CSPE is the educational hub of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP). Most CSPE activities include the pathophysiology and clinical therapeutics of various disease states in which specialty pharmacy products and services are provided. CSPE also covers legal, regulatory and operational topics relevant to specialty pharmacy practice. Learning Objectives The targ...
ProCE

Product Quality Verification of Dietary Supplements

Activity Description Patients have thousands of dietary supplement options available to them in todays market. Many of these patients will ask you, their physician, physician assistant, local pharmacist, nurse provider or dietitian, for help in deciding if they need a dietary supplement and which one to purchase. This activity is designed to support your counseling efforts by examining dietary supplement regulation with specific emphasis on the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSH...
ProCE

Lung Cancer

Activity Description This is a featured CE activity on the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education (CSPE) website. CSPE is the educational hub of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP). Most CSPE activities include the pathophysiology and clinical therapeutics of various disease states in which specialty pharmacy products and services are provided. CSPE also covers legal, regulatory and operational topics relevant to specialty pharmacy practice. Learning Objectives The targ...
ProCE

Introduction to Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin Type 9 (PCSK9) Inhibition

Activity Description This is a featured CE activity on the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education (CSPE) website. CSPE is the educational hub of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP). Most CSPE activities include the pathophysiology and clinical therapeutics of various disease states in which specialty pharmacy products and services are provided. CSPE also covers legal, regulatory and operational topics relevant to specialty pharmacy practice. Learning Objectives The targ...
ProCE

Inflammatory Bowel Disease & Specialty Pharmacy Services Role

Activity Description This is a featured CE activity on the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education (CSPE) website. CSPE is the educational hub of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP). Most CSPE activities include the pathophysiology and clinical therapeutics of various disease states in which specialty pharmacy products and services are provided. CSPE also covers legal, regulatory and operational topics relevant to specialty pharmacy practice. Learning Objectives The targ...
ProCE

Improving Medication Safety in the Radiology Setting

Activity Description Radiology departments often use medications in ways that are different from other clinical areas of the hospital, and staff may not be aware of the significant safety issues that can arise. This webinar will explore current medication safety issues in the radiology setting, such the safe use of contrast, appropriate labeling of containers, beyond-use dating, and patient identification. Nationally known experts will discuss actual cases in which errors have occurred, and w...
ProCE

Emergency Contraception: Clinical Aspects and Patient Care

In recent years, several over-the-counter emergency contraception products have entered the market. These include Plan B and other levonorgestrel-based generic alternatives. No longer are these products dispensed by pharmacists, nor are they subject to age restrictions, counseling requirements, and certain other guidelines that were imposed when Plan B was first approved. Yet, there is significant confusion, as well as misunderstanding and anxiety, among pharmacists as well as consumers regard...
ProCE

Benefit Verification

This is a featured CE activity on the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education (CSPE) website. CSPE is the educational hub of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP). Most CSPE activities include the pathophysiology and clinical therapeutics of various disease states in which specialty pharmacy products and services are provided. CSPE also covers legal, regulatory and operational topics relevant to specialty pharmacy practice. Learning Objectives The target audience for this a...
ProCE

An Overview of Biosimilars: Potential Implications for Pharmacists

This is a featured CE activity on the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education (CSPE) website. CSPE is the educational hub of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP). Most CSPE activities include the pathophysiology and clinical therapeutics of various disease states in which specialty pharmacy products and services are provided. CSPE also covers legal, regulatory and operational topics relevant to specialty pharmacy practice. Learning Objectives The target audience for this a...
ProCE

Health Coaching: Tools For Pharmacists

Health coaching is a proven way to help patients manage their chronic health care condition. But how can busy pharmacists implement health coaching into their practice when they are already being pulled in so many directions throughout the day? Learn how pharmacists can engage patients through health coaching and utilize tools to health coach during each patient interaction. This CPE activity will provide pharmacists with information and examples of specific health coaching skills. Motivationa...
CEI

Improving Antipsychotic Appropriateness in Dementia Patients

This CPE activity will provide a comprehensive overview of management approaches for problem behaviors and psychosis in dementia. The content discusses non-drug management as well as antipsychotic use, and includes pocket guidelines and other resources for use in practice. Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based CPE activity, pharmacists should be able to: 1. List appropriate initial assessments to help determine the causes of problem behaviors or psychosis in dementia 2. Ap...
CEI

2015 Immunization Update for Pharmacists

Recommendations regarding adult and pediatric immunizations are updated frequently. This session will discuss the new 2015 Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations as well as new vaccines to the market. Included in the discussion will be influenza vaccine considerations in preparation for the 2015-2016 season as well as patient cases to review recommended vaccines based on the most current immunization schedules. Upon successful completion of this knowledge-base...
CEI

Understanding FERPA:  A Guide for Preceptors

This activity will provide a general overview of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act which protects student privacy as it relates to their educational records. It will also provide guidance for pharmacist preceptors to comply as part of the educational team. Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacy preceptors should be able to: 1. Describe the legal requirements of FERPA and its relevance to preceptors 2. Apply FERPA regulations to real-life scenar...
CEI

Preceptor Development - Core Modules

This CPE activity consists of three brief activities that will equip preceptors with the background information they need to be successful clinical instructors for student pharmacists. Module #1: The Role of the Preceptor Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based CPE activity, pharmacy preceptors should be able to: 1. List potential benefits of precepting students 2. Define the role of the preceptor 3. Describe common expectations students have for their preceptors Modu...
CEI

Teaching the Science of Safety to APPE and IPPE Students

Patient safety is best taught through real-world examples and hands-on experiential learning. Preceptors often have opportunities to teach patient safety processes, such as medication reconciliation and medication error reporting, to student pharmacists learning at their practice site. This CPE activity will provide preceptors with tools and practical applications to teach the science of patient-safety to APPE and IPPE students. Upon successful completion of this application-based CPE activ...
CEI

Tools to Facilitate Student Success with Your Learning Experience

Preceptors often don’t feel they have time or know how to go about creating an appropriate amount of structure within the experiences they provide for student pharmacists. In this CPE activity, preceptors will have the opportunity to learn and apply simple quality improvement techniques to maintain and enhance their learning experience. Upon successful completion of this application-based CPE activity, pharmacy preceptors should be able to: 1. Self assess how they operationalize their ...
CEI

CPD Training for Iowa Pharmacists: Growing Our Education Roots

This CPE activity will provide the education and training necessary to submit a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Portfolio to the Iowa Board of Pharmacy in lieu of continuing education hours required for pharmacist relicensure in Iowa. Upon successful completion of this application-based CPE activity, pharmacy preceptors should be able to: 1. Define Continuing Professional Development (CPD) 2. List and describe the components of the CPD Cycle 3. Describe the benefits for pha...
CEI

SPRINTing to Control Hypertension

This application-based continuing pharmacy education activity will provide a 'journal club format' discussion for pharmacists and student pharmacists to review the results of the SPRINT trial. Join us to discuss how this study adds to the debate of optimal blood pressure goals and whether the results of this trial should change your practice. Upon successful completion of this application-based activity, pharmacists, student pharmacists, and pharmacy residents should be able to: 1. Descr...
CEI

Heart Healthy?

Cardiovascular complications and subsequent mortality have been established as common occurrences in patients with diabetes mellitus. The link between blood glucose control and cardiovascular disease is still not fully understood. This application-based continuing pharmacy education activity will provide a "journal club format" discussion for pharmacists and student pharmacists to review the data surrounding empagliflozin and cardiovascular and mortality outcomes. Upon successful completion...
CEI

Fostering Interprofessional Educational Opportunities for Your Students

The quality of health care is under intense scrutiny with many health care systems not performing to their maximum potential. As a result, there is a high priority on redesigning health care systems to enhance the patient experience of care and to improve the health of populations while reducing the per capita cost. The recognition that systems of care necessitate increased collaboration and teamwork across the health professions has led to a renewed emphasis on team-based care delivery and on...
CEI

The Influenza Vaccine Dilemma

This CPE activity provides a 'journal club format' discussion for pharmacists and student pharmacists to to review the effectiveness of high dose vs. standard dose influenza vaccine in older adults. This presentation discusses possible clinical implications of recent study findings related to this topic just in time for the upcoming influenza season. Upon successful completion of this application-based activity, pharmacists, student pharmacists, and pharmacy residents should be able to: ...
CEI

Migraines: Teaching Students Tips to Navigate Treatment

Although migraine headaches are relatively common, developing an effective treatment plan can often be challenging. This knowledge-based activity provides pharmacists with a clinical refresher on this condition and give guidance on how to navigate the available treatment options. We will also explore tools to aid in effectively teaching this topic to student pharmacists. Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based CPE activity, pharmacy preceptors should be able to: 1. Discuss th...
CEI

Pharmacogenomics: Practical Application for Your Practice

The second session of the Pharmacogenomics webinar series provides valuable information on implementation of pharmacogenomic services in your practice area. Join us to learn ways to collaborate and communicate with providers in this exciting area of practice. Upon successful completion of this application-based activity, pharmacists should be able to: 1. Identify patients who are optimal candidates for pharmacogenetics testing 2. Discuss the legal implications to consider when introduc...
CEI

Pharmacogenomics: Pain and Psychiatric Medications

The final session of the Pharmacogenomics webinar series concludes our review of the impact of pharmacogenomic testing on medication selection with a specific focus on medications used to treat pain and psychiatric diseases. Upon successful completion of this application-based activity, pharmacists should be able to: 1. Describe the role of pharmacogenomic testing for pain and psychiatric medications. 2. Discuss how genetic variation can affect drug metabolism for select medication...
CEI

Pharmacogenomics: Anticoagulants and Cardiovascular Medications CEI

The third session of the Pharmacogenomics webinar series focuses on reviewing genetic information to choose a suitable drug and/or medication dose for a patient. Join us to discuss the impact of pharmacogenomic testing on anticoagulants and other cardiovascular medications. Upon successful completion of this application-based activity, pharmacists should be able to: 1. Describe the role of pharmacogenomic testing for warfarin and other cardiovascular medications 2. Review the literat...
CEI

Pharmacogenomics 101

This first session of the four part Pharmacogenomics webinar series provides an overview of this innovative branch of pharmacy. Join us to review foundational knowledge in this exciting area of practice. Hear examples of how pharmacists are practicing in this area and the impact of making treatment recommendations for patients based on testing results. Upon successful completion of this application-based activity, pharmacists should be able to: 1. Define pharmacogenetics/pharmacogenomics ...
CEI

The Brigham Board Review in Oncology: Brigham and Women's Hospital and Oakstone Board Review

Topics covered by The Brigham Board Review in Oncology include: Molecular Genetics of Cancer, Cancer Drug Development, Infections in Cancer Patients, Head and Neck Cancer, Thyroid Cancer, Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Cancer, Renal and Bladder Cancer, Prostate Cancer and many others. Studying The Brigham Board Review in Oncology will better prepare you to: • Apply current/recommended Oncology guidelines in clinical practice • Perform differential diagnosis of complex Oncologic disorders...
CMEInfo

Healthcare Quality: Measurement and Implications Series

This series provides vital information for evolving industry to align their services and products with the quality-focused healthcare marketplace. The Affordable Care Act helped to mark a transition in the United States healthcare system from a focus on volume to a focus on value. This value is being captured through the use of quality measures which have emerged from a variety of healthcare stakeholder groups. Healthcare quality measures are rapidly changing the behaviors of providers, pay...
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy: CIPS Knowledge Enterprise

Teaching and Learning Practice-based Certificate Program

In this comprehensive 24 CPE credit activity, pharmacists, preceptors and residents will learn the concepts of teaching and learning as it relates to classroom, discussion group and experiential learning. Participants may participate at any level they choose, however, a Practice-based Certificate of Achievement will be awarded to those who have completed all phases of the education Target Audience Pharmacists, pharmacy preceptors and pharmacy residents who are interested in enhancing the...
University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy

The Brigham Board Review in Hematology and Oncology

Get ready for the ABIM exam in Hematology-Oncology by studying this Brigham Board Review in Hematology and Oncology. Topics covered by the Brigham Board Review in Hematology and Oncology include: Molecular Genetics of Cancer, Cancer Drug Development, Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation, Acute Leukemias, Myelodysplastic Syndrome, Multiple Myeloma, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, B Cell Malignancies, Mesothelioma, Thyroid Cancer and dozens of others. After completing the Brigham Board Review in Hemat...
CMEInfo

HIPAA Compliance

Are you a health care professional or considering a career in the health care industry? Do you provide products or services to a health care organization? If the answer to either of these questions is yes, then it's mandatory that you understand the compliance requirements of HIPAA, and subsequent rules and laws (through March 31, 2014) that affect HIPAA, includingARRA/HITECH, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Administrative Simplification Compliance Act (ASCA), the Patient Safety and Quality Imp...
CSU College of Pharmacy CPE

Office of Continuing Professional Education

If you have any questions regarding: Continuing Education please send an e-­‐mail to: joseph.bova@liu.edu or luz.lugo@liu.edu
Long Island University College of Pharmacy

The P3 Process of Care: Comprehensive Medication Therapy Management

The P3 Program™ Process of Care is an evidence-based therapeutic process delivered by trained pharmacists for the management of patients with chronic disease(s). This process is called Comprehensive Medication Therapy Management (CMTM) services, which is an interactive P3 clinical service guided by a propriety health information technology, ThinkEHRx™. P3 Program™ CMTM services have been studied and proven to improve the health status of patients while reducing unnecessary costs of care....
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy: CIPS Knowledge Enterprise

Pharmacy Technician Online Certificate

Looking for a growing career? The pharmacy technician occupation is one of the fastest growing in the nation, with almost 100,000 new jobs expected over the next few years. You can be prepared for these opportunities with this online program. Learn at home with a competency-based approach designed to train you as a high-quality pharmacy technician. After completing the certificate program, you'll be prepared to earn national certification, get a new job and earn a great salary in either a reta...
California State University San Bernardino

HIV/AIDS 1 Hours Update

Target Audience: This course is designed to provide HIV/AIDS continuing education for physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, and other health professionals. This course is designed to meet the 1 hour HIV/AIDS continuing education requirement for health professionals licensed in the state of Florida. Activity Description This is a 1 hour activity designed for home study by healthcare clinicians. Specifically, it meets the 1 hour HIV/AIDS continuing education for Florida heal...
AKH Inc. Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare

MyCred Presentation Portfolios for Healthcare Professionals

MyCred Portfolios are electronic credential and achievement presentation portfolios designed to store and present an individual’s educational, professional, and experiential accomplishments. MyCred Portfolios serve to educate, influence, and inspire an individual’s viewing audience leading to stronger professional relationships and positive outcomes. MyCred Portfolios offer the flexibility, scalability, and portability to support an individual throughout their continuum of education ...
MyCred.com

RXinsider, CESearchEngine.com, and our advertising partners do not endorse and do not verify the accuracy of the content in the activities presented on the CESearchEngine.com website or within our mobile apps. RXinsider, CESearchEngine.com, and our advertising partners are not responsible for errors, omissions, or misrepresentations contained within activities presented on the CESearchEngine website or or within our mobile apps. For complete details, please read the CESearchEngine.com Terms of Service. Site Map.