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New Drugs and Drug News of 2020

Program Type

OnDemand

Credits

1.5 Contact Hour(s)

Release Date

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Offline Date:

Thursday, August 24, 2023

ACPE Expiration Date

Saturday, February 24, 2024

Target Audience

Nurse, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician

Cost

$6.00

  • Overview

    It is imperative for pharmacy practitioners to always be aware of new drug approvals and changes in the pharmacy industry. Even under the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic, innovative drugs for many other conditions were FDA approved. This program seeks to shine a spotlight onto the new treatment options approved for use during 2020. 

    Handouts

    Slide Document:   20295H01_6pp.pdf
    Slide Document:   20295H01_2pp.pdf

    Financial Support By

    PharmCon
  • Nurse

    Recognize the approved indication, common adverse effects and drug interactions for new drugs approved by the FDA in 2020.
    Identify important drug alerts by the FDA (Public Health Advisories) and implications for patient care.
    For each new medication approved in 2020, identify the burden-to-benefit ratio of therapy.


    Pharmacist

    Recognize the approved indication, common adverse effects and drug interactions for new drugs approved by the FDA in 2020.
    Identify important drug alerts by the FDA (Public Health Advisories) and implications for patient care.
    For each new medication approved in 2020, identify the burden-to-benefit ratio of therapy.


    Pharmacy Technician

    Recognize the approved indication, common adverse effects and drug interactions for new drugs approved by the FDA in 2020.
    Identify important drug alerts by the FDA (Public Health Advisories) and implications for patient care.
    For each new medication approved in 2020, identify the burden-to-benefit ratio of therapy.

  • Activity Type

    Knowledge

    Universal Activity Number

    Nurse 0798-0000-20-295-H01-N

    Pharmacist 0798-0000-20-295-H01-P

    Pharmacy Technician 0798-0000-20-295-H01-T

    ACPE PharmCon is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

    PharmCon is an approved course provider for continuing education for nurses by the Florida Board of Nursing. PharmCon is also recognized by the California Board of Nursing as a provider of nursing programs.

    In order to obtain a Statement of Credit, participants must score no less than a 70% on the activity's test and complete a program evaluation.


HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS
Standard Windows/Mac System
iPad or iPhone
Minimum screen resolution: 1024x768
Speakers or headphones
 


SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS
Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer 8.0 or higher
Google Chrome
Safari
Firefox 3.0.3 or higher


NETWORK REQUIREMENTS
Broadband Internet Connection:
T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
4G cellular connection
 
 

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