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

16.00
Online
Elective
Learning objectives 
  • After completion of this course, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will be able to:
  • Discuss the history and epidemiology of measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • List the symptoms and complications of measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • Describe the methods for diagnosing measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • Discuss the treatment of measles, mumps, and rubella, including the use of post-exposure prophylaxis.
  • Describe the immunization schedule for vaccination against measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • List the contraindications and precautions for vaccination against measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • Discuss the efficacy of vaccination against measles, mumps, and rubella, and describe adverse reactions associated with immunization.
  • Discuss strategies that can be used to improve immunization rates, including maintaining adequate records, reminding patients to vaccinate, and collaboration between the patient and provider.
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A Review of Measles, Mumps, and Rubella for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

16.00
Learning objectives 
  • After completion of this course, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will be able to:
  • Discuss the history and epidemiology of measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • List the symptoms and complications of measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • Describe the methods for diagnosing measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • Discuss the treatment of measles, mumps, and rubella, including the use of post-exposure prophylaxis.
  • Describe the immunization schedule for vaccination against measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • List the contraindications and precautions for vaccination against measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • Discuss the efficacy of vaccination against measles, mumps, and rubella, and describe adverse reactions associated with immunization.
  • Discuss strategies that can be used to improve immunization rates, including maintaining adequate records, reminding patients to vaccinate, and collaboration between the patient and provider.