Application of Immunization Recommendations in Specialty Pharmacy

December 16, 2020

The purpose of this activity will be to educate on current ACIP recommendations and their relevance to specialty pharmacy. Pharmacists will gain the knowledge to apply these recommendations to specific specialty pharmacy patient populations. Both pharmacists and technicians will gain tools and resources to integrate the learned knowledge into their workflow.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians

Learning Objectives

Pharmacist learning objectives

  1. Identify barriers to recommend immunizations in specialty patient populations
  2. Identify and review current ACIP guideline recommendations and appropriate resources to find immunization information
  3. Apply current practice guideline immunization recommendations to specific specialty pharmacy patient populations

Pharmacy technician learning objectives

  1. Identify barriers to recommend immunizations in specialty patient populations
  2. Identify and review current ACIP guideline recommendations and appropriate resources to find immunization information
  3. Identify pharmacy vaccination medications and patient populations
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
12/16/2020
Course expires: 
01/31/2021
Event starts: 
12/16/2020 - 7:00pm
Event ends: 
12/16/2020 - 8:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Ochsner Health System
New Orleans, LA
United States
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose
The presenter will discuss investigative use of drugs
 
Planning committee members
Natalie Kern, PharmD
Pharmcist
Ochsner Health System
 
Course reviewer
James Lichauer, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP
PI Program Director, Pharmacy
Vizient
 
Presenter
Amanda Mooney, PharmD
Pharmacist – PGY-1 Resident
Ochsner Medical Center
Joint Accreditation Statement:
 
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Vizient, Inc. and Ochsner Health System.  Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
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Designation Statement:
 
PHARMACY
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-9999-20-230-L06-P
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-9999-20-230-L06-T
CEU
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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