THIS HOME STUDY ACTIVITY HAS BEEN ASSIGNED AN ACPE UNIVERSAL ACTIVITY NUMBER DESIGNATOR OF 03 (Pharmacy Law) AND MEETS THE
THE CONTIUNING EDUCATION REQUIREMENT IN THE SUBJECT AREA OF PHARMACY LAW ESTABLISHED BY SEVERAL STATE BOARDS OF PHARMACY
The information provided in this knowledge-based activity is based on the Federal Law and the Federal Controlled Substance Act. Some of the information may be different in different states. States can make their own laws more restrictive than federal law, but not less restrictive. Technicians should always check with their pharmacist regarding their own state’s individual rules and laws when issues or questions arise regarding the practice of pharmacy. This program is for educational purposes. All questions regarding the practice of pharmacy should be directed to a pharmacist or the Board of the Pharmacy in the state where the technician works.
- Pharmacy Technicians
CPE Consultants, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education
Requirements for CE Credit
Registrants have the option of taking the pre-test for this activity or skipping the pre-test. The ACPE provider encourages registrants to complete the pre-test before reviewing the course material. There is no passing score required on the pre-test and this test is simply used by the ACPE provider to determine both the baseline knowledge of each registrant and to assess the value of the continuing education activity by comparing pre- and post-test results.
Each registrant must read the course material (attached file, "Federal Law Review for Pharmacy Technicians," located under the Course Material(s) section, successfully pass (80% or higher) the activity post-test and complete the online evaluation form. Once the registrant has completed these requirements the continuing education credits will be uploaded automatically to CPE Monitor. The registrant can also print out a hard copy of the statement of credit from their online continuing education account.
IMPORTANT: Pharmacy Continuing Education Credit: Continuing education credits are uploaded to CPE monitor immediately after successfully passing the post-test and completing the online evaluation. Failure to successfully pass the post-test and/or complete the online evaluation within 30 days of registering for this activity, will result in the credits not uploading to CPE Monitor and a forfeiture of the continuing education credits.
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FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE CONTINUING EDUCATION ACTIVITY EVALUATION AND ENTERING AN INCORRECT ePROFILE NUMBER AND / OR DATE OF BIRTH WILL RESULT IN LOSS OF CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT.
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Disclosure Policy Statement
It is the policy of CPE Consultants, LLC that the faculty, planning committee members and provider disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of these educational activities and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during the activities. Any portion of this activity which appears to be bias or promote a particular company or product should be identified when evaluating the activity.
No financial support was provided for this home-study activity.
The information provided is based on the Federal Law and the Federal Controlled Substance Act. Some of the information may be different in different states. States can make their own laws more restrictive than federal law, but not less restrictive. Technicians should always check with their pharmacist regarding your own state’s individual rules and laws when issues or questions arise regarding the practice of pharmacy. This program is for educational purposes. All questions regarding the practice of pharmacy should be directed to a pharmacist or the Board of the Pharmacy in the state where the technician works.
- Describe the drug recall process
- Describe some common legal issues when dispensing controlled substances
- Identify the legal requirements when faxing schedule II controlled substances
- Describe the legal requirements for oral schedule II prescriptions and when partially dispensing schedule II prescriptions
- Identify the legal requirements for multiple prescriptions for schedule II drugs
Donald L. Sullivan, RPh, PhD
Brief Bio : Dr. Sullivan is the Director of Experiential Pharmacy, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at The Ohio State University. He receives his B.S. in pharmacy from The Ohio State University in 1990, his MS from The Ohio State University in 1991, and his PhD. In Pharmacy Administration from The Ohio State University in 1996. He has published several peer-reviewed articles and five consumer drug reference books. He has taught courses in pharmacy law and OTC products for 16 years. He has done more than 90 professional presentations on pharmacy law and OTC products all across the U.S. He has been voted professor of the year by his students in 14 of his 16 years at Ohio Northern University.
Disclosure : I have no financial relationship to disclose and I will not discuss off label use and/or investigational use in my presentation.
Release Date: Feb 14, 2016
Credit Expiration Date: Feb 14, 2019