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Smoking Cessation

This series provides an overview of the prevalence of tobacco use and the challenges associated with quitting, the rationale behind starting a pharmacist-led tobacco cessation initiative, and the steps on how to start and maintain a successful program in a community practice.
Smoking Cessation Nicotine Dependence Counseling
Board Certification
Member $260.00
Non-Member $455.00

Sterile Compounding 2021 BCSCP Recertification Course

This 13 credit interactive course is intended for BCSCP certified pharmacists seeking recertification credit. This innovative course is centered around video demonstrations and interactive activities that show learners proper sterile compounding techniques.
Sterile Compounding BPS Board Certification Environmental Monitoring Recertification Garbing Cleanroom Cleaning USP Facility Design Asceptic Techniques Engineering Controls
Board Certification
Member $260.00
Non-Member $455.00

Sterile Compounding 2021 Review Course

This 13 credit interactive course is intended for pharmacists preparing to take the BPS Compounded Sterile Preparations (BCSCP) certification Exam. This innovative course is centered around video demonstrations and interactive activities that show learners proper sterile compounding techniques.
Sterile Compounding BPS Board Certification Environmental Monitoring Board Prep Garbing Cleanroom Cleaning USP Facility Design Asceptic Techniques Engineering Controls
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Non-Member $129.00

Deconstructing Systemic Racism: Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Pharmacy

Pharmacists and technicians are encouraged to participate in this eLearning activity to learn about system racism that exists in health care. By understanding SDOH and acknowledging the racial disparities, they can play a vital role in addressing and combating systemic racism.
social justice pharmaceutical care Cultural Competency Technician CPE racism cultural diversity social determinants of health health disparities Equity
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APhA Quick Quiz: Systemic Racism

Take this quiz to learn what systemic racism is, policies to address it in your pharmacy, and how you can better serve patients through understanding of racial disparities.
social justice pharmaceutical care Cultural Competency Technician CPE racism cultural diversity social determinants of health health disparities Equity
Subscription
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APhA Pain Management Forum 2020 Subscription

In a series of learning activities national experts discuss current perspectives regarding best practices for chronic pain management.
drug overdose Opioids Counseling Technician CPE addiction pain management drug diversion nonopioid alternatives Substance Abuse pain
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Avoid Overbasalization and Clinical Inertia in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

The speakers address the overuse of basal insulin in lieu of adding injectable bolus options, known as overbasalization, commonly seen in many patients with type 2 diabetes. Discussion also addresses how clinical inertia plays a role in overbasalization.
diabetes (DM) insulin pharmaceutical care medication safety Insulin Delivery Systems quality of care
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APhA Quick Quiz: Child Abuse

Take this test to test your knowledge on types of child abuse, signs and symptoms associated with child abuse, and how to report suspected child abuse.
child abuse pharmaceutical care safety
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Non-Member $25.00

New Therapeutic Agents Marketed in 2020: Part 1

Following our review of each new therapeutic agent marketed in 2020, we compare the new drug with the older medication(s) with which it is most similar in properties and uses, and we identify advantages and disadvantages.
adverse drug reactions new drugs drug dosing drug information
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Non-Member $129.00

Child Abuse: The Importance of the Pharmacy Staff’s Role in Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse

Pharmacists and technicians are encouraged to participate in this e-Learning activity to learn more about the impact of child abuse, causes of child abuse, and how/when to report suspected abuse cases.
environmental aspects child abuse pharmaceutical care Technician CPE safety
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Hiding in Plain Sight: Gastrointestinal Toxicities

This module is designed for you to apply the knowledge gained from Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors & Gastrointestinal Toxicities: Key Points for the Community Pharmacist through the review of case-based scenarios.
GI Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors IRAE
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Hiding in Plain Sight: Respiratory Toxicities

This module is designed for you to apply the knowledge gained from Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors & Respiratory Toxicities: Key Points for the Community Pharmacist through the review of case-based scenarios.
Respiratory Toxicities Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors IRAE
Board Certification
Member $40.00
Non-Member $70.00

Evidence-Based Practice Module 10

This activity is intended for BCACPs in need of recertification credit and is designed based on the content outline developed by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS). Covers 4 topics: statin intolerance, peripheral artery disease, practice management, and substance abuse.
BPS medication therapy management practice management ambulatory care Recertification peripheral artery disease Substance Abuse BCACP statin intolerance
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Non-Member $25.00

APhA Pharmacy Law Matters: A Year in Review Affecting Pharmacy in 2020

In 2020, the federal government took action through enforcement discretion and flexibility of certain statutory requirements to expand new scope-of-practice authorities to make it easier for pharmacists to provide care to patients in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
reimbursement Medicare Medicaid Technician CPE law
Board Certification
Member $40.00
Non-Member $70.00

Evidence-Based Practice Module 9

This activity is intended for BCACPs in need of recertification credit and is designed based on the content outline developed by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS). Covers 4 topics: Riva vs. Apixa, Inclisiran for Elevated LDL, Placebos and Nocebos, and Chronic Care Management.
BPS Proton Pump Inhibitors placebos community pharmacy cardiovascular disease nocebos ambulatory care Recertification stroke Chronic Care Management Atrial Fibrillation BCACP
Advanced Training
Member $79.00
Non-Member $129.00

Test Your Knowledge: Immunization Delivery (5th Ed.)

This activity is intended to provide ongoing assessment and professional development for pharmacists who have completed the APhA certificate training program, "Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery."
Vaccines immunizations
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Non-Member $25.00

Updates on use of direct oral anticoagulants for management of chronic conditions

This article reviews recent developments in DOAC use for chronic conditions and provides guidance on how pharmacists can engage in patient-centered management of anticoagulation therapy.
anticoagulant agents cardiovascular disease Chronic Disease anticoagulation
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Non-Member $129.00

Time's Up: Sexual Harassment in Pharmacy Practice

Pharmacists with experience in the field explain what sexual harassment is, provide personal accounts and examples of sexual harassment in pharmacy practice, and describe strategies that can be used to create a safer working environment.
workplace issues sexual harassment Technician CPE safety
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APhA Quick Quiz: Sexual Harassment

Take this test to identify safety and protection measures again sexual harassment in the workplace and to learn how to report cases of sexual harassment and provide support.
workplace issues sexual harassment safety
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COVID-19 Testing Models

This course will provide general considerations for pharmacy-based COVID-19 testing and an overview of the approach of two common models.
COVID-19 Testing Medicare infectious disease COVID-19
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October 2020 ACIP Immunization Update

Pharmacists are encouraged to attend this event to stay abreast of recent immunization recommendations by the ACIP that may have an impact on your pharmacy practice and professional development. Impact of COVID-19 is addressed.
Vaccines national guidelines Technician CPE public health immunizations Evidence-based Medicine COVID-19
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Non-Member $25.00

Immunization Update 2020

Pharmacists have a responsibility to follow immunization guidelines and incorporate best practices into their practice when administering vaccines. This article provides an overview of the recent changes in vaccine recommendations and immunization practices.
Immunization CDC Recommendations ACIP
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Adult and Adolescent Immunization Schedules

This online learning course will help pharmacists and technicians become more knowledgeable about the adult and adolescent immunization catch-up schedules and guidance from the CDC to protect individuals from vaccine-preventable diseases due to the hesitancy brought by COVID-19
Vaccines national guidelines Technician CPE public health immunizations
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Navigating the Crowded Space of Diabetes Medications

The goal of this training program is to improve pharmacists’ ability to make informed decisions and support their patients regarding the management of medication needs of patients with diabetes.
adherence medication therapy management diabetes insulin clinical trials hyperglycemia Statins (HMG-COA) Reductase Inhibitors
Home Study
Member Free
Non-Member $129.00

COVID-19 Testing: Understanding the Different Types of Tests and the Role of the Pharmacy Team

During this session, a pharmacist discusses the importance of the COVID-19 testing, the role pharmacy team can play in getting patients appropriately tested, and opportunities for reimbursement.
COVID-19 Testing reimbursement Technician CPE Pharmacist Clinical Patient Care Services
Home Study
Member $12.00
Non-Member $15.00

Keep Up! Hormonal Contraception

While many pharmacists would like to offer hormonal contraception to their patients, it is important to understand the state laws that govern this practice, be knowledgeable about available contraceptive options, and assess a patient to determine her eligibility for hormonal contraception.
Hormonal Contraception medication therapy management women's health education Counseling ambulatory care
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APhA Quick Quiz: COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 test kits have not been FDA approved but many have been granted Emergency Use Authorization. Take this quiz to learn the role pharmacy teams play to ensure patients are appropriately tested.
viral infections COVID-19 Testing Food and Drug Administration (FDA) national guidelines pharmaceutical care public health COVID-19
Board Certification
Member $260.00
Non-Member $260.00

BCSCP Recertification: Sterile Preparations for Compounding Professionals

This 6.5-hour eLearning BCSCP Recertification course, delivered through an innovative, interactive, online format, aims to improve your knowledge in the implementation of USP <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding - Sterile Preparations for Compounding Professionals. Available Recertification Credit
BPS compounding quality improvement medical errors Recertification USP Chaper 797
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Community Pharmacist and COPD Treatment Options: Reduce Symptoms, Improve Airflow, and Reduce Exacerbation Risks

This program will emphasize the pharmacists’ role to improve medication adherence for patients with mild to severe COPD, and will provide updates about the latest therapeutic options available for the treatment of COPD.
adherence medication therapy management chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) asthma bronchodilators
Board Certification
Member $260.00
Non-Member $260.00

USP <800> Hazardous Drugs - Handling in Healthcare Settings for Compounding Professionals: Exam Review

This 6.5-hour eLearning course, delivered through an innovative, interactive, online format, aims to improve your knowledge in the implementation of USP <800> Hazardous Drugs—Handling in Healthcare Settings.
USP Chapter 800 compounding Review quality improvement medical errors Hazardous Drugs
Board Certification
Member $260.00
Non-Member $260.00

Sterile Compounding Exam Review Webinars: USP <800> Hazardous Drugs

This 6.5-hour series of review webinars, aims to improve your knowledge in the implementation of USP <800> Hazardous Drugs—Handling in Healthcare Settings and help you prepare for the BPS Sterile Compounding certification exam.
BPS Board Certification USP Chapter 800 compounding Review USP BCSCP
Board Certification
Member $40.00
Non-Member $40.00

USP 797 Cleanroom Cleaning, Disinfection, and Maintenance Procedures: Exam Review

This course of the education offering is meant for Healthcare Personnel responsible for the cleaning, disinfection and maintenance of compounding clean rooms, USP General Chapter <797>.
compounding Review quality improvement medical errors USP Chaper 797
Board Certification
Member $260.00
Non-Member $260.00

Sterile Compounding Exam Review Webinars: USP <797> Sterile Preparations

This new 6.5-hour series of review webinars, aims to improve your knowledge in the implementation of USP <797> Sterile Preparations and help you prepare for the BPS Sterile Compounding certification exam.
BPS Board Certification compounding Review USP BCSCP USP Chaper 797
Board Certification
Member $260.00
Non-Member $260.00

BCSCP Recertification: Handling in Healthcare Settings for Compounding Professionals

This new 6.5-hour eLearning recertification course, delivered through an innovative, interactive, online format, aims to improve your knowledge in the implementation of USP <800> Hazardous Drugs—Handling in Healthcare Settings. Available for recertification credit
BPS USP Chapter 800 compounding quality improvement medical errors Recertification
Board Certification
Member $40.00
Non-Member $40.00

BCSCP Recertification: Cleanroom Cleaning, Disinfection, and Maintenance Procedures

This 1-hour education offering is meant for Healthcare Personnel responsible for the cleaning, disinfection and maintenance of compounding clean rooms, USP General Chapter <797>. Available recertification credit
BPS Environmental Monitoring compounding Sanitization quality improvement Recertification Disinfection USP Chaper 797
Board Certification
Member $260.00
Non-Member $260.00

USP <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding - Sterile Preparations for Compounding Professionals: Exam Review

This 6.5-hour eLearning course, delivered through an innovative, interactive, online format, aims to improve your knowledge in the implementation of USP <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding - Sterile Preparations for Compounding Professionals
compounding Review quality improvement medical errors USP Chaper 797
Board Certification
Member $40.00
Non-Member $70.00

Evidence-Based Practice Module 8

This activity is intended for BCACPs in need of recertification credit and is designed based on the content outline developed by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS). Covers 4 topics: Penicillin Allergies, Proton Pump Inhibitors, Flash Glucose Monitoring, Cannabis in Patients with MS.
BPS Cannabis Proton Pump Inhibitors Glucose Monitoring Devices ambulatory care Recertification BCACP penicillin multiple sclerosis
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Non-Member $25.00

Removing the Stigma of Medication for Opioid Use Disorder

Gaining a better understanding of how substance use disorder fits a disease state model and the true, evidence-based benefits of treatment will provide pharmacists the tools needed to help break the stigma and improve care to this patient population.
buprenorphine Opioid Counseling MAT Substance Disorders Pharmacy Today
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Pharmacist Use of IIS Data

This online learning course will explain the importance of, and data within, Immunization Information Systems (IIS) and discuss pharmacist’s use of IIS data to forecast and identify patients in need of vaccinations.
Vaccines national guidelines pharmaceutical care Technician CPE medical record public health immunizations
Home Study
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Non-Member $129.00

Psychological Impact of COVID-19 on Patients and Their Providers

An expert in the field discusses the potential psychological impact of COVID-19 using the Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and provides recommendations to meet the needs of patients..
Stress management environmental aspects pharmaceutical care outcomes mental health workplace issues COVID-19
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Catch Up and Keep Up with Immunizations in the Era of COVID-19

This activity focuses how pharmacists play a vital role in assisting children and their parents in catching up on missed vaccinations that may have resulted from the COVID-19 pandemic.
viral infections Vaccines Immunization public health pediatrics COVID-19
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Member $12.00
Non-Member $15.00

Keep Up! Patient Education

Patient counseling strategies employed by most pharmacists have little impact on medication adherence. Patients learn best when new information is connected to existing knowledge and skills and when it is perceived to be relevant, actionable, and congruent with their beliefs.
medication therapy management education Counseling Technician CPE ambulatory care
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Member $12.00
Non-Member $15.00

Keep Up! Transgender Care

Transgender and gender non-binary patients face stigma in our society and are not confident in the ability of pharmacists to address their unique needs. Learn preferred terminology, medication most often used to affirm gender identity, and strategies to improve their care.
medication therapy management Cultural Competency education Counseling ambulatory care
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APhA Quick Quiz: COVID-19 and Psychology

Pharmacists and pharmacy students are encouraged to take this quiz to better understand the psychological impact of COVID-19 using Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
Stress management outcomes mental health workplace issues anxiety COVID-19
Advanced Training
Member $169.00
Non-Member $295.00

Increasing Access to Hormonal Contraceptive Products Package

Many states are allowing pharmacists to prescribe hormonal contraceptives to increase and ensure access.This is a 4-hour online interactive training program that prepares pharmacists to discuss hormonal contraceptive options available to prescribe, furnish or dispense, in accordance with state laws.
Contraceptives oral contraceptives women's health
Home Study
Member Free
Non-Member $25.00

New therapeutic agents marketed in 2019: Part 2 (June 2020 PT)

The second part of a series reviewing FDA approved therapeutic agents in 2019. The article includes a comparison of new medications with older medication(s) with similar properties and uses, as well as advantages and disadvantages.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Technician CPE therapeautic agents
Home Study
Member Free
Non-Member $25.00

LGBTQ Cultural-Competency for Pharmacists

As key members of the clinical team, pharmacists are uniquely positioned to
improve medication treatment outcomes, and as a result, facilitate achievement of
optimal health for their lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) patients.
clinical patient care and services communication Cultural Competency Technician CPE health disparities
Board Certification
Member $40.00
Non-Member $70.00

Evidence-Based Practice Module 7

This activity is intended for BCACPs in need of recertification credit and is designed based on the content outline developed by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS). Covers 4 topics: Hypothyroidism, COLCOT Study, Hypertension, CLEAN Meds
hypertension colchicine hypothyroidism medication adherance ambulatory care Recertification Evidence-based Medicine cardiology BCACP
Home Study
Member $40.00
Non-Member $70.00

Evidence-Based Practice Module 5

This activity is intended for BCACPs in need of recertification credit and is designed based on the content outline developed by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS).
informatics Medicare research ambulatory care Evidence-based Medicine drug information chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Board Certification
Member $40.00
Non-Member $70.00

Evidence-Based Practice Module 6

This activity is intended for BCACPs in need of recertification credit and is designed based on the content outline developed by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS).
cardiovascular disease ambulatory care Evidence-based Medicine anticoagulation cardiology Atrial Fibrillation