Maximizing Pharmacy Workflow
By Richard Marasco, BS Pharm., FASCP, CGP, HRM
This KNOWLEDGE-BASED activity is accredited for 2.0 contact hours.
ACPE UAN: 0384-0000-11-015-H04-T
Release Date: October 12, 2011 Expiration Date: October 12, 2014
Target Audience: Certified Pharmacy Technicians (CPhTs) working in contemporary pharmacy practice settings
Fees: This activity is included in the registration fee for RxPO 2011.
For individuals who did not register for RxPO 2011, the fee for this activity is $15 for members of NPTA or $25 for non-members.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
list the components of pharmacy operations;
explain how the components of pharmacy operations are integrated together;
describe strategies to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of pharmacy operations;
identify the roles of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in pharmacy workflow management.
About the Faculty: Richard Marasco, BS Pharm., FASCP, CGP, HRM
Richard Marasco is a consultant pharmacist and President of Seniorpharm.com, LLC and Pharmaceutical Care & Management Services based in Valdosta, Georgia. These companies provide medical and pharmaceutical education, advisory, direct patient care and consulting services. He also works as a staff pharmacist for the Medicinne Shoppe Pharmacy of Valdosta.
Richard disclosed having served as a consultant for Abbott, Amgen, BI; he has served on the speaker bureau of, or has received honorariums for activities sponsored by Abbott, Amgen, Jansen, J&J Long Term Care, Novartis, Pfizer, Merck and Astellas; Richard's company has received educational grants from Allergan, Astellas, Eisai, Forest, Eli Lilly, Non Nordisk, Ortho Biotech, Sanofi-Aventis and Watson. No conflicts on interest have been observed with Richard's participation in this activity.
To Obtain Credit for this Activity:
For 0384-0000-11-015-H04-T(on demand version)
Participants must view the program in its entirety, complete and pass the learning assessment quiz with a score of 70% or higher. Participants whom score 69% or below will be notified and permitted to retake the exam one time at no additional charge. Upon passing the learning assessment quiz, participants will receive a statement of credit, available online immediately. An online activity evaluation form will be emailed to each participant.
For 0384-0000-11-015-L04-T (live version)
Participants must view the program in its entirety, then complete an online evaluation form. Upon completing the evaluation form, instructions will be provided on how to access a statement of credit, available online immediately.
The National Pharmacy Technician Association, Inc. (NPTA) is accredited by
the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of
continuing pharmacy education.