Home Study Webcast
1 Contact Hour(s)
Friday, October 2, 2020
Sunday, October 2, 2022
ACPE Expiration Date
Sunday, April 2, 2023
Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Nurse
As shingles can result in serious medical complications, it is a topic of frequent concern for patients. This relatively common condition accounts for approximately 1 million cases annually and can be addressed in the pharmacy.
This session seeks to examine the circumstances under which shingles vaccination is advised. Available vaccines are examined using clinical studies as a foundation for the evaluation. Finally, patient barriers are discussed as they relate to immunization and the role of the pharmacist and pharmacy technician is examined within the context of practice scope.
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.
Associate Professor of Pharmacotherapy, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
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