Title Category Credit Event datesort descending Cost
Optimizing Care in the Seriously Ill: Using the National Guidelines in Palliative Care
  • Palliative care and hospice
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
  • NAB
$0.00 Activity descriptionThe National Consensus Project for Quality Palliative Care (NCP) is an initiative of the National Coalition of Hospice and Palliative Care (NCHPC) to further define and underscore the value of palliative care and to improve upon the delivery of palliative care in the United States. Palliative care is an organized, highly structured system for the delivery of care.
Opportunistic Infections in the Immunocompromised
  • Transplantation
  • Infectious disease
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionOpportunistic infections are infections that occur more often or are more severe in individuals with weakened immune systems than in people with healthy immune systems. Immunocompromised individuals are at high risk for developing opportunistic infections that can potentially be fatal. This session will discuss causes for immunosuppression and the variety of opportunistic infections—including bacterial, viral and fungal—that immunocompromised individuals can develop.Provided byThis activity is provided by OptumHealth Education.
Global Is Local! How Does Global Health Impact Us?
  • Disease Management
  • Managed care
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionThe world is facing multiple health challenges. These range from outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases like measles and diphtheria, increasing reports of drug-resistant pathogens, and growing rates of obesity and physical inactivity to the health impacts of environmental pollution and climate change and multiple humanitarian crises.
What Is Trauma-Informed Care and Why Is it Critical in Health Care Today?
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Substantial exposure to traumatic events impacts an estimated 50 to 75 percent of the population today. Trauma is linked to adversity, posttraumatic stress disorder, mental illness, interpersonal problems, substance abuse and chronic disease, which in turn drive up health care costs. The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) study shows a connection not only between an individual’s physiologic stress response and subsequent neurologic alterations, but also to changes in metabolic and immune function as well as an increased risk of chronic disease.
Caring for Children in Foster Care: Managing Care Transitions and Placements
  • Pediatrics
  • Behavioral health
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionThe goal of the foster care system is to promote the well-being of children and adolescents by providing for their health, safety, stability and permanency. Nearly 75 percent of children are placed in foster or kinship care because of abuse and/or neglect by parents due to substance abuse, addiction, extreme poverty, mental illness, homelessness or transience, domestic violence and criminal activity. These children present with behavioral problems well above their peers.
Diagnosing and Documenting Dementia
  • Older Adults
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
$0.00 Activity descriptionDementia is a disorder that is characterized by a decline in cognition involving one or more cognitive domains such as learning and memory, language, executive function, complex attention, perceptual-motor and social cognition. Causes of dementia can be reversible, or they can be irreversible and progressive. There are many factors that can cause symptoms of dementia. Potentially reversible dementia symptoms include those caused by depression, stroke, traumatic brain injury and certain medications.
End of Life in Long-Term Care
  • Behavioral health
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
  • NAB
$0.00 Activity descriptionEnd of life (EOL) is a frequent occurrence in the long-term care (LTC) setting as approximately one-third of nursing home residents die within one year of admission. Unfortunately, despite the frequency of death in LTC, there has been less focus on the EOL experience than in other sites of death.
Understanding the Relationship between Loneliness and Health Outcomes in Older Adults
  • Older Adults
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionPsychological and sociological factors have a significant influence on how well individuals age. Age-related medical issues can also lead to greater psychological distress, including depression. This can lead to loneliness, which may lead to serious health-related consequences. Social restrictions that some illnesses place upon older adults’ lifestyle can result in isolation and loneliness. This activity will discuss the relationship between loneliness and poor psychological adjustment, social isolation, depression, decreased mobility and cognitive decline.
The Case for Community-based, High-Risk Women’s Cancer Programs
  • Disease Management
  • Oncology
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionThis activity consists of recorded presentations from the 28th Annual National Conference held in Minneapolis, Minn., on Oct. 14, 2019.
The CAR T-cell Therapy Tsunami: Emerging Therapies and Barriers to Access
  • Transplantation
  • Disease Management
  • Oncology
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionThis activity consists of recorded presentations from the 28th Annual National Conference held in Minneapolis, Minn., on Oct. 15, 2019.Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy has the potential to revolutionize cancer treatment. This therapy is expected to expand quickly with the number of clinical trials increasing by 113 percent over the last year! This session will explore the complexities of CAR T-cell therapy, explain how it works, and discuss the future applications we may expect to see in this field.

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