Ethics and Law in Pharmacy Practice
Date: 8/17/2020 - 8/17/2023
Contact Hours: 2.0
ACPE UAN: 0384-9999-20-104-H03-T
The National Pharmacy Technician Association (NPTA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Biologix Solutions LLC is approved as a Joint Provider of continuing pharmacy education by NPTA.
Target Audience: Certified Pharmacy Technicians
This CPE activity has been designated as a knowledge-based program.
Author: Stacey Schneider, Pharm D
Faculty Disclosures/Conflicts of Interest: Author declared no conflict of interest and all information is provided fairly and without bias. Author received no commercial/financial support for this activity and do not approve or endorse any commercial products displayed.
Goals & Objectives:
At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Define ethics and how it is differentiated from law
Define the different levels of ethical decision making
Review the code of ethics for pharmacists
Describe the four principle approaches to ethical decision making
List the steps in analyzing an ethical dilemma and apply these steps to analyze clinical cases
Recognize the legal requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Insurance Act (HIPPA) and apply these requirements to ethical scenarios
Recognize the ethical dilemmas when providing drug information
Release Date: 08/17/20
Expiration Date: 08/17/23