A Tale of Two Institutions’ Biosimilar Experiences

October 12, 2020

The educational program will provide resources and updated strategies for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians on best practices for the management of biosimilars within their institutions.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians

Learning Objectives

Pharmacist learning objectives

  1. Discuss strategies to overcome barriers to biosimilar adoption
  2. Summarize biosimilar safety considerations
  3. Discuss revenue enhancement through biosimilar selection

Pharmacy technician learning objectives

  1. Describe the operational impact of biosimilar selection
  2. Review patient support resources for biosimilar therapy

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
10/12/2020
Course expires: 
11/30/2020
Event starts: 
10/12/2020 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
10/12/2020 - 2:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenter have nothing to disclose

Planning committee members
Katrina Harper, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, BCSCP
Clinical Pharmacy Director
Vizient
 
Gretchen Brummel, PharmD, BCPS
Pharmacy Executive Director
Vizient
 
Stacy Lauderdale, PharmD, BCPS
Senior Director, Drug Information
Vizient
 
Course reviewer
Katrina Harper, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, DPLA
Clinical Pharmacy Director
Vizient
 
Presenters
Molly Bilstein Leber, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP
Associate Director, Drug Use Policy and Formulary Management
Yale New Haven Health System
 
Richard Justik, PharmD
Pharmacy Manager
INTEGRIS Cancer Institute
 
Steven Lucio, PharmD, BCPS (moderator)
Senior Principal
Vizient
Joint Accreditation Statement:
 
In support of improving patient care, 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.
 
Designation Statements:
 
PHARMACY
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-181-L01-P
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-181-L01-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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