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2013 IV Update


Registration

Title Event/Release Date Time/Credit Expiration CE Hour(s) Fees Action
Sep 27, 2013 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM 3.00 $100.00 Registration Closed
Title Event/Release Date Time/Credit Expiration CE Hour(s) Fees Action
Sep 27, 2013   3.0 N/A  
  06:15 PM - 07:45 PM 1.50 N/A Registration Closed
  08:00 PM - 09:30 PM 1.50 N/A Registration Closed

Description

IV Update
 
About:  The IV Update course is designed for IV certified pharmacists and technicians, who wish to earn 3 hours of CE credit to expand their professional skills and expertise in areas relating to sterile intravenous admixtures.  This year’s course will focus on the examination of processes that lead to medication errors, and the examination of the 2012 outbreak of fungal meningitis that caused sterile compounding personnel to look for ways of ensuring they are in full compliance with USP<797>. 
 
This program is offered as a Pre-Seminar program of the Pharmacy Practice Seminar (PPS) event.  For more informaiton on PPS, please see the website at:
 
Registration for the IV Update is open to any pharmacist.  Registration for PPS is not required.  
 
PPS participants must register seperately for this program. 
 
Additional information for this IV Update is available at this website:
 

 
UT Preceptor and Pharmacy Technician Discounts:  $85.00
 
Current UT Preceptors should use the coupon code:  "2013utpreceptor" in the coupon box on the registration screen to obtain discount.
Pharmacy Technicians should use the coupon code:  "ivtech" in the coupon box on the registration screen to obtain discount.
 

 
 

Date: Sep 27, 2013 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM

Fee: $100.00
CE Hours: 3.00
CE Units: 0.300

Registration closes on Sep 28, 2013

Presentation(s)

USP<797> Updates and Compliance in the Wake of the Meningitis Outbreak

Date: 09/27/13
Time: 06:15 PM - 07:45 PM
CE Hours: 1.50

Objectives

  • List examples of adverse patient events related to sterile compounding.
  • Identify pharmacist and tech interventions that may have prevented the outbreak.
  • Describe post-outbreak updates.
  • Evaluate gaps in USP<797> compliance.
  • Identify best practice standards for pharmacists and techs regarding <797> compliance.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Lisa McCartney, BAAS, CPhT, PhTR
Department Chair of the ASHP Accredited Pharmacy Technician Program, Texas State Board of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0067-0000-13-075-L04-P

Just Culture and Reduction in Medication Errors in the IV Room

Date: 09/27/13
Time: 08:00 PM - 09:30 PM
CE Hours: 1.50

Objectives

  • Describe the elements of Just Culture in reducing medication errors.
  • Identify areas of focus in sterile product processes to reduce

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Philip E. Johnston, Pharm.D.
Director of Pharmacy, St. David's Round Rock Medical Center

Activity Number

0067-0000-13-076-L05-P

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

 
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
 

Requirements for CE Credit

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for 3 contact hours (0.3 CEUs) of continuing education credit. In order to receive 3 hours of CE credit, the attendee must participate in all sessions of the activity, and complete the online Evaluations for each session on this website at the conclusion of the program. Specific ACPE credit numbers and hours are noted in Agenda. CPE credit will be issued through CPE Monitor approximately 2 to 3 business days upon successful completion of the online evaluations. 

Registration

Title Event/Release Date Time/Credit Expiration CE Hour(s) Fees Action
Sep 27, 2013 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM 3.00 $100.00 Registration Closed
Title Event/Release Date Time/Credit Expiration CE Hour(s) Fees Action
Sep 27, 2013   3.0 N/A  
  06:15 PM - 07:45 PM 1.50 N/A Registration Closed
  08:00 PM - 09:30 PM 1.50 N/A Registration Closed