Arizona Pharmacy Technician Continuing Education

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A Review of Measles, Mumps, and Rubella for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

4 Hrs
After completing this course, you will be able to understand the symptoms and complications, the methods for diagnosing, and the treatment of measles, mumps, and rubella. You will also understand strategies that can be used to improve immunization rates, including maintaining adequate records, reminding patients to vaccinate, and collaboration between the patient and provider.
$16.00
Online

Addiction Medicine: When Patients Can’t “Just Quit”

2 Hrs
Course expiration date: 7/18/2021

This course will offer insight into the impact of substance use disorders in the United States and help pharmacy professionals identify patients suffering from these diseases. After completing this course, pharmacy professionals will understand the pharmacologic treatments for addiction to opioids, alcohol and tobacco. The course will discuss the mechanisms, dosing, major side effects and drug interactions, and patient counseling points for these medications.
$8.00
Online
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Best Practices for Prescribing Opioids in Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

3 Hrs
This course focuses on best practices for prescribing opioids for chronic non-cancer pain. It will emphasize the importance of appropriate prescribing of opiates, as well as using patient education to promote the safe use of long-acting opiates. This course offers pharmacists a solid foundation for responsible and vigilant opioid use.
$12.00
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Complications of Chronic Kidney Disease

2 Hrs
This course will discuss normal kidney function, effects of chronic kidney disease, complications associated with chronic kidney disease. management and medications used to treat the common complications.
$8.00
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) 101 For Healthcare Professionals

1 Hrs
Coronavirus, caused by COVID-19, is a rapidly developing disease.  As this disease continues to expand and engulf communities across the United States, it is critical that healthcare professionals become informed of the national standards of care provided by the Centers for Disease Control and other authoritative agencies.  This basic-level course to provides the latest standardized information that is known about the identification, care, and prevention of the disease.  
$17.95
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Developing a Pharmacy Based Immunization Program

2 Hrs
This course provides an overview of a pharmacy-based immunization program; it is not designed to cover all situations. Additionally, this course only discusses federal law. Pharmacists must also be familiar with the requirements laid out by their respective state pharmacy laws and practice guidelines.
$8.00
Online

Diabetic Medications and Insulin Pump Therapies

6 Hrs
Diabetes and glycemic medications are in the news every day. Staying ahead of current research and treatment options is an uphill challenge. This course provides the latest in diabetic medications and treatment options, including insulin pump therapies.
$24.00
Online

Direct Oral Anticoagulants: A Pharmacist’s Perspective

2 Hrs
 Over the last decade, a new class of oral anticoagulant agents, now referred to as the direct oral anticoagulants, has changed clinical practice significantly. These new agents are used for a variety of indications, including treating deep vein thrombosis and non-valvular atrial fibrillation. The agents are pharmacologically different than warfarin, the traditional oral anticoagulant. This course will review individual anticoagulant agents in detail with regards to pharmacology, dosing, adjustments, and utilization in special populations. It will also discuss bleeding management for patients taking direct oral anticoagulants by focusing on reversal agents and antidotes.
$8.00
Online

Managing the Unique Needs of Female Patients

3 Hrs

Thiscourse covers women’s health management and medications used in this patientpopulation. It reviews the physiology of female hormones, and details thevarious hormonal and nonhormonal contraceptive methods available. Management ofpregnant and lactating patients and medication use in these populations isincluded. The course also discusses menopausal treatment and the currentrecommendations regarding hormonal use in this population. Additionally, the epidemiology,pathophysiology, risk factors, and diagnosis of osteoporosis will be discussed.This course gives detailed information on the medications used to treat theseconditions. 

$12.00
Online

New Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Hypertension

3 Hrs
This course will help distinguish between primary and secondary hypertension, characterize the different stages of high blood pressure and identify factors implicated in the development of hypertension.
$12.00
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Older and Wiser: Essential Knowledge for the Management of Older Adults

2 Hrs
This course will discuss specific medication issues that can occur in older adults and how pharmacists can help manage these issues. A discussion of fall risk and prevention and the Beer’s criteria for potentially inappropriate medications in older adults will be included, as well as a discussion about deprescribing guidelines.
$8.00
Online

Patient Safety and Medication Errors

3 Hrs
The purpose of this course is to raise pharmacist awareness about the breadth, depth and potential consequences related to medication errors, and to review useful strategies to help avoid causing such errors.
$12.00
Online

Shingles Disease Process and Vaccination for Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians

2 Hrs
This course serves to review the disease process of shingles and the  use of vaccinations to prevent shingles. Treatment typically focuses on antiviral therapy and symptom control. Shingles can be prevented through vaccination, which is typically recommended for adults over 50 since the immune system weakens with age.
$10.00
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The Pharmacologic Treatment of Anxiety

1 Hrs
Upon completion of this course you will be able to, describe common characteristics associated with specific anxiety
disorders, identify medications associated with causing or exacerbating symptoms of anxiety and understand the
pharmacologic options available for the treatment of anxiety disorders.
$4.00
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The Pharmacy Technician’s Responsibility in Handling Controlled Substances

4 Hrs
As practicing pharmacy technicians, it is critical that we fully realize the potential hazards associated with the abuse of
controlled substances. All actively practicing pharmacy technicians who come into contact with controlled substances
must be totally aware and compliant with all of the laws governing their practice (which includes the entire cycle of
registration with the Drug Enforcement Administration, from dispensing controlled substances to keeping proper
records of all transactions).
$16.00
Online

Wound Management Products

4 Hrs
Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians are key in helping health care professionals make choices for wound care products. In this course, we discuss the basics of the skin and wounds and the natural wound healing process. Additionally, the course reviews the wound care products available to augment this process, how to choose the correct product, and what new products to expect in the near future.
$16.00