Pharmacy Technician: Texas Pharmacy Technician CE Requirements Package — 20 CE Hours

49.97
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Included Courses

Courses included in this package. Click on a course to learn more.

  • Human Trafficking: Overview for Texas Healthcare Professionals - 1HRS
    This basic-level course for healthcare professionals is an introduction into the complex crime of human trafficking, with a focus on sex and labor trafficking and the common symptoms and conditions that occur in trafficked persons. Healthcare professionals who complete this course will be able to recognize the signs and symptoms of trafficked persons and identify the interventions needed to care for these individuals. Additionally, this course lists national resources that provide vital services to trafficked persons and makes recommendations for patient and staff safety when addressing these potentially volatile scenarios. 
  • Managing the Unique Needs of Female Patients - 3HRS
    Release Date: 2/1/2019
    Expiration Date: 2/1/2022

    This course covers women’s health management and medications used in this patient population. It reviews the physiology of female hormones and details the various hormonal and nonhormonal contraceptive methods available. Management of pregnant and lactating patients and medication use in these populations is included. The course also discusses menopausal treatment and the current recommendations 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 these conditions. 
  • Overview of Texas Pharmacy Law - 1HRS
    Release Date: 1/1/2021

    Expiration Date: 1/1/2023

    This course provides information about the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. In addition, it presents Chapter 315, Controlled Substances, of the Texas Administrative Code, Title 22; Part 15.  Chapter 315 pertains to the prescribing, dispensing, as well as the pharmacy responsibilities legislated with controlled substances, and directly pertains to the pharmacy professional.
  • Patient Safety and Medication Errors - 3HRS
    Release Date: 2/1/2019
    Expiration Date: 2/1/2022

    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.
  • Pharmacotherapy to Assist with Smoking Cessation - 3HRS
    Release Date: April 1, 2020
    Expiration Date: April 1, 2023

    After completing this course, pharmacists will be able to help select first-line pharmacotherapy to assist smokers in quitting, educate smokers on potential adverse effects of these pharmacotherapies, and provide counseling that includes how and when to properly take the medication
  • Telepharmacy: Serving Underserved Populations in a Community Setting - 2HRS
    Release Date: April 1, 2020
    Expiration Date: April 1, 2023

    Telepharmacy is a growing practice model in many states and a hot topic within the pharmacy community and among lawmakers and regulators. Rapidly advancing technology allows pharmacists to serve underserved populations remotely. Yet telepharmacy practice is still in its infancy; its relative newness and the many variations among state regulations leaves many pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and other healthcare stake holders unclear about the details and various uses of telepharmacy practice. This course reviews the current landscape of telepharmacy practice and regulations, telepharmacy technology and workflow, remote oversight of advanced pharmacy technicians, and patient care through telepharmacy
  • The Role of the Pharmacist in the Opioid Crisis - 5HRS
    Release Date:  April 1, 2020
    Expiration Date: April 1, 2023

    Pharmacists in multiple practice settings are confronted daily with the need to strike an ethically acceptable balance between appropriate treatment of a patient’s chronic pain and the avoidance of opioid addiction.  This course will provide pharmacists with an understanding of the disease state of opioid use disorder, how opioids affect the brain, and the benefits of medically-assisted treatment and harm-reduction approaches in certain populations of patients. Pharmacists will gain an understanding of appropriate pain management and current guidelines for the prescribing of opioids and will review ways that the safety of a patient’s opioid therapy can be evaluated and improved.  
  • Treatment of Hospital-Acquired Infections in Adult Inpatients - 2HRS
    Release Date: 2/1/2019
    Expiration Date: 2/1/2022

    Infection is a significant concern for people admitted to an inpatient setting. Infections acquired in the hospital setting oftentimes are resistant to antimicrobial therapy and more virulent in nature. Types of infections include pneumonia, central line- and catheter-associated infections, and infections after surgery. Pharmacists working in inpatient settings should be familiar with these infections, common pathogens, and preferred treatment. This continuing education module will review these infections, pathogens, treatment regimens, and prevention. 

Texas Pharmacy Technician CE Requirements Package — 20 CE Hours

49.97

Included Courses

Courses included in this package. Click on a course to learn more.

  • Human Trafficking: Overview for Texas Healthcare Professionals - 1HRS
    This basic-level course for healthcare professionals is an introduction into the complex crime of human trafficking, with a focus on sex and labor trafficking and the common symptoms and conditions that occur in trafficked persons. Healthcare professionals who complete this course will be able to recognize the signs and symptoms of trafficked persons and identify the interventions needed to care for these individuals. Additionally, this course lists national resources that provide vital services to trafficked persons and makes recommendations for patient and staff safety when addressing these potentially volatile scenarios. 
  • Managing the Unique Needs of Female Patients - 3HRS
    Release Date: 2/1/2019
    Expiration Date: 2/1/2022

    This course covers women’s health management and medications used in this patient population. It reviews the physiology of female hormones and details the various hormonal and nonhormonal contraceptive methods available. Management of pregnant and lactating patients and medication use in these populations is included. The course also discusses menopausal treatment and the current recommendations 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 these conditions. 
  • Overview of Texas Pharmacy Law - 1HRS
    Release Date: 1/1/2021

    Expiration Date: 1/1/2023

    This course provides information about the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. In addition, it presents Chapter 315, Controlled Substances, of the Texas Administrative Code, Title 22; Part 15.  Chapter 315 pertains to the prescribing, dispensing, as well as the pharmacy responsibilities legislated with controlled substances, and directly pertains to the pharmacy professional.
  • Patient Safety and Medication Errors - 3HRS
    Release Date: 2/1/2019
    Expiration Date: 2/1/2022

    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.
  • Pharmacotherapy to Assist with Smoking Cessation - 3HRS
    Release Date: April 1, 2020
    Expiration Date: April 1, 2023

    After completing this course, pharmacists will be able to help select first-line pharmacotherapy to assist smokers in quitting, educate smokers on potential adverse effects of these pharmacotherapies, and provide counseling that includes how and when to properly take the medication
  • Telepharmacy: Serving Underserved Populations in a Community Setting - 2HRS
    Release Date: April 1, 2020
    Expiration Date: April 1, 2023

    Telepharmacy is a growing practice model in many states and a hot topic within the pharmacy community and among lawmakers and regulators. Rapidly advancing technology allows pharmacists to serve underserved populations remotely. Yet telepharmacy practice is still in its infancy; its relative newness and the many variations among state regulations leaves many pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and other healthcare stake holders unclear about the details and various uses of telepharmacy practice. This course reviews the current landscape of telepharmacy practice and regulations, telepharmacy technology and workflow, remote oversight of advanced pharmacy technicians, and patient care through telepharmacy
  • The Role of the Pharmacist in the Opioid Crisis - 5HRS
    Release Date:  April 1, 2020
    Expiration Date: April 1, 2023

    Pharmacists in multiple practice settings are confronted daily with the need to strike an ethically acceptable balance between appropriate treatment of a patient’s chronic pain and the avoidance of opioid addiction.  This course will provide pharmacists with an understanding of the disease state of opioid use disorder, how opioids affect the brain, and the benefits of medically-assisted treatment and harm-reduction approaches in certain populations of patients. Pharmacists will gain an understanding of appropriate pain management and current guidelines for the prescribing of opioids and will review ways that the safety of a patient’s opioid therapy can be evaluated and improved.  
  • Treatment of Hospital-Acquired Infections in Adult Inpatients - 2HRS
    Release Date: 2/1/2019
    Expiration Date: 2/1/2022

    Infection is a significant concern for people admitted to an inpatient setting. Infections acquired in the hospital setting oftentimes are resistant to antimicrobial therapy and more virulent in nature. Types of infections include pneumonia, central line- and catheter-associated infections, and infections after surgery. Pharmacists working in inpatient settings should be familiar with these infections, common pathogens, and preferred treatment. This continuing education module will review these infections, pathogens, treatment regimens, and prevention.