2017 SMSHP Annual Pharmacy Technician Breakfast and Continuing Education Seminar
Audience: Pharmacy Technician
When: 2017-05-20 12:00:00 2017-05-20 16:00:00
8:00-8:30 AM Breakfast Buffet/Opening Remarks
8:30-9:30 AM CE Presentation: Drug Overdose Epidemic and Naloxone as a Rescue Agent for Overdose
9:30-9:50 AM Break
9:50-10:50 AM CE Presentation: Medication Safety - Managed Care Perspective
10:50-11:50 AM CE Presentation: Pharmacy Technician Law: "Who's on first, what's on second, I don't know is on third."
11:50 AM-12:00 PM Closing Remarks
Deeb Eid, PharmD
Executive Resident, Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)
Azadeh Ali-Moghaddam, PharmD
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Senior Business Division
Cathy Poirer, BS, PharmD, MBA
University of Michigan Hospital - Michigan Medicine
Drug Overdose Epidemic and Naloxone as a Rescue Agent for Overdose [ 0124-0000-17-007-L01-T ] [ Knowledge ]
Identify the risk factors for the development of an opioid use discorder in patients who take opioids prescribed for legitimate pain complaints.
Explain how naloxone works and its potential side effects.
Describe the characteristics of nasal medication administration.
Pharmacy Technician Law Review: "Who's on first, What's on second, I don't know is on third" [ 0124-0000-17-005-L03-T ] [ Knowledge ]
Identify national regulatory landscape for pharmacy technicians and decsribe recent updates or changes in laws.
Review evolving practice models, advancing patient safety, and expanding patient care as laws continue to change.
Recognize the potential impact of pharmacy technician certification, education, training, and research looking ahead.
Medication Safety - Managed Care Perspective [ 0124-0000-17-006-L05-T ] [ Knowledge ]
Discuss the basics of Medicare Part D.
Explain how medication safety is being practiced in Medicare Part D.
Describe the importance of STARS rating in ranking Medicare Part D.
This event is free to all members, you will only be asked for payment if your membership has expired.
To receive credit you must participate and complete all the steps found in the "Complete Credit Requirements" link provided by the registration confirmation email.
After following the link, these steps will include:
Confirming information provided on registration.
Claiming participation in applicable credits.
Completing all listed evaluations and quizzes.
Southeastern Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.