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2017 Sterile Compounding Update 4 HOUR


The Sterile Compounding Update course is designed for IV certified pharmacists and technicians, who wish to earn 4 hours of CE credit to expand their professional skills and expertise in areas relating to sterile intravenous admixtures.

DATE: September 15, 2017

NOTE: As of September 2015, the new TSBP rule (291.133) required specific CE to maintain Sterile Compounding (IV) certification. This course may be used towards your required CE hours.

Sterile Compounding Update Fees Regular Rate Late
After September 3
Pharmacist $140 $170
UT Preceptor* $125 $170
Pharmacy Technician** $105 $135
 
UT Preceptor Discount: Use Coupon Code: 2017utpreceptor
Technician Discount: Use coupon code: sc17tech

Questions regarding discounts?  Please call the UT Austin CPE Office at 512-471-6213, or email UTpharmacyCE@austin.utexas.edu

Date: Sep 15, 2017 05:00 PM - 09:30 PM

Fee

$170.00

CE Hours

4.00

CE Units

0.400

Registration closes on Sep 16, 2017 02:00 PM

Activity Type

  • Application

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

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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 0.4 CEUs (4 contact hours) of continuing education credit.  In order to receive 4 contact hours of CE credit, the participant must attend/participate in all sessions of the program, return their completed Record of Attendance Form at the conclusion of the program, and return to this website to complete the online evaluation.  
 
Must Complete CPE Evaulations by November 10, 2017 or Forfeit CPE Credit
As of May 1, 2014, ACPE has placed a strict limit of 60 days to complete the CPE requirements for credit for all pharmacy continuing education programs.  Pharmacists who fail to complete the requirements for credit for this program will forfit CPE credit for this activity.  Per rule set by ACPE, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy will not be able to process credit after the 60 day deadline, and will not be able to route credits to the NABP eProfiles. 

 

 

Registration closes on Sep 16, 2017 at 02:00 PM

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe environmental characteristics and compounding techniques that influence sterility of compounded preparations
  • Identify errors when observing aseptic technique
  • Describe the role of primary engineering controls, environmental design, and construction on microbial containment
  • List techniques and practices that can prevent contamination of compounded sterile preparations
  • State action and threshold levels for environmental monitoring

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jose Vega, Pharm.D.
Sterile Compounding Resources

Pamela Ochoa, Pharm.D.
Sterile Compounding Resources

Activity Number

0067-0000-17-069-L07-P/T
Date: 09/15/17
Time: 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

CE Hours

2.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Define sterility, pyrogen, and endotoxin
  • Explain the role of hand hygiene in preventing contamination of sterile compounded preparations
  • State the steps for proper hand washing
  • Describe the process by which a patient can become infected by a contaminated compounded parenteral preparation
  • Explain the role of personal protective equipment in preventing contamination of compounded parenteral preparations

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jose Vega, Pharm.D.
Sterile Compounding Resources

Pamela Ochoa, Pharm.D.
Sterile Compounding Resources

Activity Number

0067-0000-17-070-L07-P/T
Date: 09/15/17
Time: 07:30 PM - 09:30 PM

CE Hours

2.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Date: 09/15/17
Time: 09:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Registration Closed