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Self-Care Specialist (SCS) Unit 1: Introduction to Self-Care

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Overview / Abstract:

This activity is an introduction to over-the-counter drug therapy designed to make the pharmacist understand the scope and cost savings of OTC medications. A brief history of the laws that govern OTC products as well as approaches to helping patients make informed self-care choices. Although the behind the counter concept does exist, and is currently underutilized participants will see the need for expansion for that category. Join "Professor Pete" Kreckel a pharmacist with nearly four decades of community pharmacy experience as he lays the groundwork for a fifteen-unit course that when completed will make the pharmacist a self-care expert.


Jul 17, 2019


Nurse Practitioner , Nursing CNE, Pharmacy CPE


Live / Seminar, Online, Seminar



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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, 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.

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Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Pete Kreckel, RPh
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Saint Francis University

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Sponsors / Supporters / Grant Providers

Pharmcon, Inc.

Keywords / Search Terms OTC, Over-the-Counter, Law, Self-Care Live CE CME Seminar CE CME Live CE CME Seminar CE CME Live CE CME Seminar CE CME Live CE CME Seminar CE CME Live CE CME Seminar CE CME Live CE CME Seminar CE CM Live CE CME Seminar CE CME

LIVE Activity Location Details

341 Wellness Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC   SC
United States of America

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