APhA Quick Quiz: Social Determinants of Health

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Health inequity is created when barriers prevent individuals and communities from accessing their full potential. Community pharmacists are in a unique position to break these barriers. Take this quick quiz to learn how pharmacists can combat the challenges that patients face to obtain access to healthcare.

Learning Objective

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

  1. Identify social determinants of health.
  2. Explore how pharmacists can overcome challenges posed by patient’s social determinants of health.
  3. Discuss strategies that ensure patient empowerment in community pharmacy setting.

Accreditation Information 


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-20-121-H04-P

To claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.5 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity,  APhA Quick Quiz: Social Determinants of Health participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor to view CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: March 4, 2020 

Expiration date: March 4, 2023 - NO CREDIT GRANTED AFTER THIS DATE

Activity Type: Knowledge-based

Target Audience: Pharmacists 

Learning Level: 2


APhA Quick Quiz: Social Determinants of Health is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2020 by the American Pharmacists Association.


Tripp Logan, PharmD, 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, BA, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, Director of Content Development & Partnership at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-20-121-H04-P 0.05 CEUs March 04, 2020 - March 04, 2023