Updates and Opportunities for Students and Pharmacists: COVID-19 and Vaccinations
The intent of this panel discussion of faculty experts is to provide information about the upcoming COVID-19 vaccinations, pandemic vaccination in Pennsylvania (PA), immunization training, and vaccination workflow in community pharmacies. This information is rapidly changing, including CDC, and state of PA guidance on who can immunize and details of COVID-19 vaccine administration and storage. Pharmacists and student pharmacists will have a key role in vaccine administration immediately when the vaccine becomes available.
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Upon successful completion of this continuing pharmacy education program, the participant should be able to:
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
This knowledge-based activity provides 1.0 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit.
Please note, the certificate issued at the end of this course is not official, it only indicates that you achieved a passing grade for this activity. As required by the ACPE, credits for will be uploaded to the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) within 60 days of completion. It is the responsibility of the pharmacist/pharmacy technician to provide the correct NABP Board ID and DOB. To review/edit your board ID and/DOB, access your UPMC continuing education account and http://cce.upmc.com and choose “My Account”.
- 1.00 ACPE PharmacyThe UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
- 1.00 Attendance