High Risk Medications: A Focus on Opioids
Upon completion of this knowledge-based activity, Pharmacists will be able to:
- 1. Define the frequency, severity, and preventability of harm due to adverse drug events from opioids in the state of Arizona.
- 2. Identify who is accountable for new behaviors to protect patients and caregivers from errors and harm related to opioids.
- 3. Employ screening techniques to better identify potential adverse drug events associated with opioids.
- 4. Appraise what direct actions to take to help prevent harm and reduce errors related to opioids.
- Describe common adverse drug events from the use of opioids.
- Identify who is accountable for new behaviors to protect patients and caregivers from errors and harm related to opioids.
- List techniques the pharmacists can use to better identify potential adverse drug events associated with opioids.
- Describe what direct actions the pharmacist or caretaker can take to help prevent harm and reduce errors related to opioids.
- This webinar is $5 for AzPA Members and $10 for non-members.
Continuing Education Information:
- This knowledge-based activity has been approved for 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEUs) of Continuing Pharmacy Education Credit by the Accreditation Council Pharmacy Education.
- ACPE UAN: 0100-9999-16-064-H01-P/T
- Initial Release Date: 08/24/2016
- Planned Expiration Date: 08/24/2019
No refunds will be issued once the program has been signed up for due to the nature of the program. AzPA reserves the right to cancel any activity due to insufficient pre-registration or as determined by the Executive Director or Operations Director. In this case, all individuals pre-registered are notified and issued a full refund. Registration fees cannot be re-allocated due to the multiple steps involved with processing CE Credits.
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The Arizona Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as providers of continuing education.