Continuing Ed

Pharmacy Technician 4-Hour CE

Topics Included:

Vitamins and OTC Supplements: An Introduction for the Pharmacy Technician (1 Hour)

  • Understand how the body uses different vitamins and electrolytes.
  • Introduction to parenteral nutrition.
  • Recognize herbs, their values, uses, and dangers.


Ethics in Pharmacy Practice (1 Hour Law CE)

  • Define ethics, morals, and values.
  • Explain professional characteristics.
  • Understand moral and legal rights.
  • Explore the process used for making an ethical decision.
  • Explain why confidentiality is an ethical issue.


Drug Abuse & Prevention Control Act: A Closer Look (1 Hour Law CE)

  • Identify the significance of each controlled substance schedule.
  • Explain the Controlled Substances Act.
  • Describe Labeling of controlled substances.
  • Explain the importance of record keeping and recording refills for controlled substances.
  • Identify state and federal law regarding controlled substances.


Psychiatric & Related Drugs: An Overview for the Pharmacy Technician (1 Hour)

  • Differentiate the antidepressant, antipsychotic, and antianxiety agents.
  • Be prepared to discuss the antidepressant classes, their uses, and their side effects.
  • Define anxiety, learn its symptoms, and know the drugs used in its treatment.
  • Be familiar with antipsychotics and the drugs that prevent their side effects.

Category: Professional Development

Location: Greenwood

Course Number: 70166

Dates: Apr 27 2013
Days: Sa
Times: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Cost: $40.00

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