Home Study Details

    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast


    2 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Tuesday, February 16, 2021

    Offline Date

    Friday, February 16, 2024

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Friday, February 16, 2024

    Target Audience

    Pharmacy Technician



    • Overview

      Pharmacy technicians are increasingly assisting with immunization practices. This module is an optional part of a broader series designed to equip the pharmacy technician with the knowledge and skills necessary for immunization. In this session, technicians will describe the epidemiology and pathophysiology of COVID-19, assess the HHS PREP ACT guidance for technician administration of COVID-19 vaccines and testing, and list available COVID-19 vaccines and their administration and storage requirements.


      • Slide Document :   21019H06_2pp_update.pdf
      • Slide Document :   21019H06_6pp_update.pdf

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    • Pharmacy Technician

      Describe the timeline of development for the COVID-19 vaccines and how they were produced so quickly
      Recognize what COVID-19 is, how it spreads and ways to stop it
      Cite the differences in the available COVID-19 vaccines and how they work
      Identify elements from the PREP Act that are applicable to pharmacy practice
      Recognize how COVID-19 affects the body and the illness it can cause
    • Activity Type


      CE Broker


      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-21-019-H06-T

      ACPE PharmCon is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

      PharmCon 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, participants must score no less than a 70% on the activity's test and complete a program evaluation.

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