2017 APRN Conference Pharmacology and Therapeutics Update Part Two 1074184 Originally Aired October 26, 2017
 Course ID: 1074184
 Format: Webstream/Archived Webcast (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Non Clinical
 Course Number:
 Cost (US$): 0.00
 Credit Type(s): none
 Certificate: TRAIN Certificate of Attendance
Course Description:

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
Learner must complete Part One, Two and Three of Pharmacology and Therapeutics Update in order to receive nursing continuing education credit and 1.5 hours of drug abuse, diversion and KASPER



Pharmacology and Therapeutics Update Part Two

Speaker and Credentials: Glen E. Farr, Pharm.D.

Duration: 84 minutes

Brief Description:
 This session will provide participants with an overview of the most significant recent advancements in healthcare as well as appropriately counsel patients/clients on recently introduced drugs.

Objectives of Session:
•              List the most significant recent advancements in health care.
•              Describe the current status of the Rx and OTC drug abuse problem.
•              Compare and contrast recently introduced drugs and changes in the therapeutic approach to various disease processes, with emphasis on contraception and women’s health, but also including drugs used in mental health, drug addiction, pain management, cardiovascular health, infectious diseases, diabetes, and miscellaneous conditions.
•              Appropriately counsel patients/clients on recently introduced drugs.
•              Appropriately respond to questions and concerns from patients/clients on recent reports in the pharmacological literature.
•              Optimize pharmacologic therapy while minimizing drug-related problems.
•              Optimize prescribing of controlled substances to conform to the requirements for prescribing by Advanced Practice Nurses.


Planning Committee:

Joy Hoskins, RN, BSN, BA
Benita Decker, RN
Amanda Hardin, RN BSN CCHP 
Renee Buechele 


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Orig posted 12/4/17 JMB
Subject Area(s):
Access to Care (includes health insurance)
Chronic Diseases
Epidemiology / Biostatistics
General Public Health
Infectious Diseases / Immunizations
HIV/AIDS
Audience(s):
Dietitians
Epidemiologists / Surveillance Staff
Nurses
General Public Health Staff
Background/Role(s): None
Course Language(s):
English
Course Level: Intermediate
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals:
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: KDPH Nursing Office and Correct Care Solutions
Accreditations: none
Special Notes: IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Learner must complete Part One, Two and Three of Pharmacology and Therapeutics Update in order to receive nursing continuing education credit and 1.5 hours of drug abuse, diversion and KASPER Credit will be attached to the Part Three course
Course Contacts
Description:
Name: Joy Hoskins
Phone: 502-564-3236 x4065
email: joy.hoskins@ky.gov
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