Summer 2014 Technician Only CE Seminar

  • Monday, June 09, 2014
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Walgreens District Office Conference Room, East Summit Bldg, Suite #100B, 300 Centerville Rd, Warwick, RI 02886
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May 8th 2014 1230pm

Technician Only CE Seminar

Knowledge-Based CE for Pharmacy Technicians

Technician Only 3 CE Credits

ACPE # 0132-0000-13-006-L03-T ( 2 Credits)

                  ACPE# 0132-0000-14-004-L05-T ( 1 Credit )

Walgreens District Office
First Floor Conference Room
East Summit Building Suite #100B
300 Centerville Rd
Warwick, RI 02886




Michael Halse, PharmD, Resident, South County Hospital


 Review of controlled substance prescribing laws, the Prescription Monitoring Program, and preventing drug diversion

Christine Smelstor, PharmD, Resident, South County Hospital

Pharmacy driven Immunizations

Shannon Levesque, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacist, Coastal Medical

Drug abuse and Naloxone




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

1.Understand what constitutes a legal control prescription and be able to identify potential pitfalls in filling controlled substance prescriptions.

2.Understand the purpose of the Prescription Monitoring Program, how it can be used effectively in a retail setting, and its limitations.

3.Understand the role of retail pharmacy in the prevention of drug diversion.

  • 4.Obtain a basic background knowledge of the different vaccines, administration, and adverse effects
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5.Understand the role technicians have in promoting and assisting with immunizations.

  • 6..Understand the Rhode Island laws for pharmacy administered vaccines

7.. Describe the role and risk of naloxone for reversal of opioid overdose

8. Define the policy and procedure of how naloxone is dispensed from Walgreen s pharmacy

9..Discuss the scope of the addiction problem in RI

Space is limited!

No registration at the door.

Light Refreshments Provided

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