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    Home Study Details


    Program Type

    Home Study Webcast

    Credits

    1 Contact Hour(s)

    Release Date

    Tuesday, May 10, 2022

    Offline Date

    Friday, May 10, 2024

    ACPE Expiration Date

    Sunday, November 10, 2024

    Target Audience

    Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse

    Cost

    $4.00

    • Overview

      Pediatric medication adherence is a major problem in the healthcare system, as over half of children take a prescription medication. This program will cover the problems specific to medication adherence and strategies to combat these issues in practice. We will also discuss counseling pediatric patients on their medicine.

      Handouts

      • Slide Document :   21268H01_2pp.pdf
      • Slide Document :   21268H01_6pp.pdf

      Financial Support By

      PharmCon
    • Pharmacist

      Give examples of techniques to improve medication adherence in the pediatric population
      Describe reasons for non-adherence in the pediatric population
      List at least 2 counseling techniques useful to both children and the caregivers of pediatric patients
      Identify information regarding medication use that is important to children and parents

      Pharmacy Technician

      Give examples of techniques to improve medication adherence in the pediatric population
      Identify information regarding medication use that is important to children and parents
      Describe reasons for non-adherence in the pediatric population

      Nurse

      List at least 2 counseling techniques useful to both children and the caregivers of pediatric patients
      Describe reasons for non-adherence in the pediatric population
      Give examples of techniques to improve medication adherence in the pediatric population
      Identify information regarding medication use that is important to children and parents
    • Activity Type

      Knowledge

      CE Broker

      20-895750

      Universal Activity Number

      Pharmacist 0798-0000-21-268-H01-P
      Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-21-268-H01-T
      Nurse 0798-0000-21-268-H01-N

      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.

    • Faculty

      Joseph  LaRochelle, BA, PharmD, BCPPS, FCCP
      Coleman Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Vice Chair Division of Clinical and Administrative Sciences, Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy Clinical Professor, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine

    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).