Title Category Credit Event date Cost
Promoting Health Literacy in Older Adults
  • Older Adults
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionHealth literacy is associated with cognitive function across multiple domains in older adults. Unfortunately, older adults may face additional memory and cognitive challenges that can further limit their health literacy. There are several different age-related changes that could contribute to the decrease in health literacy in older adults. Although the rate and severity of these age-related changes vary among individuals, these should be considered when assessing an older adult’s health literacy.
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.
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.
Medical Home Care for the Child with Medical Complexity: Care Coordination and Shared Decision Making
  • Pediatrics
  • Disease Management
  • Managed care
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionChildren with medical complexity (CMC) have multiple chronic conditions and require an array of health care professionals (HCPs) to manage their care. Effective care coordination (CC) is essential to addressing the fragmented and often inefficient care that these children frequently encounter, and building systems that work for their complex health care needs.
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.
Caring for Children in Foster Care: Navigating Support Systems
  • Pediatrics
  • 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.
Caring for Children in Foster Care: Psychotropic Medication Overuse
  • Pediatrics
  • 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. There has been increasing alarm over psychotropic medication use for children and youth in foster care across the country. Given the rates of psychotropic drug use among children in foster care, there is growing concern that these medications may be taking the role of an easy fix in managing care, and the results can be tragic.
Promoting Hearing Health in Older Adults
  • Managed care
  • Older Adults
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 Activity descriptionHearing deficits are highly prevalent among older adults and are associated with declines in cognitive, physical and mental health. However, hearing loss in the geriatric population often goes untreated and generally receives little clinical emphasis in primary care practice. Major barriers to obtaining effective hearing and rehabilitative care can include awareness, access, treatment options, cost and device effectiveness.
Live-Donor Liver Transplantation: A Life-Saving Option for End-Stage Liver Disease
  • Transplantation
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • APA
  • ASWB
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
  • CMCN
$0.00 Activity descriptionLiving-liver donation can be a life-saving surgery for individuals awaiting liver transplantation. Through access to a live donor, individuals with end-stage liver disease can receive a life-saving transplant much sooner than if they waited for a deceased-donor liver to become available.
What Outcomes of Hematopoietic Cell Transplant (HCT) Matter Most to Patients?
  • Transplantation
  • Disease Management
  • Oncology
  • ACPE - Pharmacist
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
  • AMA
  • ANCC
  • Attendance
  • CCMC - General
$0.00 This activity consists of recorded presentations from the "27th Annual National Conference" held Oct. 15–17, 2018, in Minneapolis, Minn.

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