Let's Get Digital: Advancing Your Practice and Career Online

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Move over cat videos—social media has work to do. It’s one of the many digital tools you can leverage to stay connected, informed, and on top of your game when advancing your career or enhancing your practice. Just imagine how much more you could get done if everything you needed wasn’t scattered across e-mails, notebooks, and other tools. Log in to this session and get the full download on staying professionally active on social media and using other online applications to improve organization, collaboration, and productivity. 

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, learners will be able to: 

  1. Describe how “digital immigrants” and “digital natives” think differently about the use of technology to create collaborative teams and participate in communities of practice.
  2. Explain the advantages and disadvantages of using social media to advance one’s career.
  3. Demonstrate key steps for developing a professional social media strategy.
  4. Compare and contrast collaboration web-based software platforms and how they might be used to improve communication and project management.

Activity type: Application-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians
Learning Level: 2

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 following archived webinar is approved for 1.5 contact hour of CPE credit (0.15 CEUs). The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-20-056-H04-P/T

To obtain credit for completing Let's Get Digital: Advancing Your Practice and Career Online participants will need to watch the archived webinar, complete the assessment with a grade of 70% or better, complete the evaluation questions, and then CLAIM credit. Participants need to have a valid pharmacist.com username and password to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for your transcript.    

APhA continuing pharmacy education policy provides you with two opportunities to successfully complete this continuing pharmacy education assessment. Please note that you will not be permitted to submit the assessment a third time. The current policy of the APhA Education Department is not to release the correct answers to any of our CPE tests. This policy is intended to maintain the integrity of the CPE activity and the assessment.

Initial release date: April 1, 2020
Expiration date: March 22, 2023 - No credit granted after this date

Development

Let's Get Digital: Advancing Your Practice and Career Online is an activity for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians developed by the American Pharmacists Association. © 2020 American Pharmacists Association

Disclosures

Dr. Stuart Haines, Dr. Brent Reed 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, 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. 

Fee

This learning product is a component of the APhA2020 Virtual Education package.

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the Technology System Requirements in order to have a positive learning experience.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-20-045-H04-P 0.15 CEUs March 22, 2020 - March 22, 2023
ACPE# 0202-0000-20-045-H04-T 0.15 CEUs March 22, 2020 - March 22, 2023