APhA Quick Quiz: Medical Cannabis

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Answer five (5) questions to test your knowledge on the implications of medical cannabis for the practice of pharmacy and patient care. An expert in the field presents these 5 quiz questions as a method of self-evaluation for users to determine their knowledge on the impact of cannabis use for their patients and potential drug interactions.  

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacists will be able to:

1. Discuss the legal implications of medical marijuana for the practice of pharmacy.
2. Describe how to determine what activities would be allowed under state laws for pharmacists who are
involved in the care of patients who use medical marijuana.

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacy technicians will be able to:

1. Discuss the legal implications of medical marijuana for the practice of pharmacy.
2. Describe how to determine what activities would be allowed under state laws for pharmacists who are
involved in the care of patients who use medical marijuana.

Accreditation Information 

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The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Numbesr for this activity are 0202-0000-17-164-H04-P/T.

To obtain 0.5 contact hour of CPE credit (0.05 CEUs) for "APhA Quick Quiz: Medical Cannabis" complete the activity, evaluation questions, and CLAIM credit. Participants will need to have a valid pharmacist.com username and password to claim credit. After your credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for your transcript.  

Initial release date: June 14, 2017

Expiration date: June 14, 2020 - NO CREDIT GRANTED AFTER THIS DATE

Development

"APhA Quick Quiz: Medical Cannabis" is a home-study continuing education activity for pharmacists and pharmacist technicians developed by the American Pharmacists Association. 

Disclosures

Laura M. Borgelt, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS and APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, please visit the APhA website at www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures.

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, PharmD, BCACP, Associate Director of Content Development at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and Internet access is required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements to have a positive learning experience.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-17-164-H04-P 0.05 CEUs June 14, 2017 - June 14, 2020
ACPE# 0202-0000-17-164-H04-T 0.05 CEUs June 14, 2017 - June 14, 2020