Disruptions in Healthcare: Impact on Pharmacy Technicians

Type of Activity: Knowledge (UAN) # JA4008162-9999-20-2521-H04-T

Accredited for: 1 hour

Release Date: January 7, 2021

Expiration Date: January 7, 2023

Estimated time to complete activity: 1 hour

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based CPE activity, pharmacy technicians should be able to:

  1. Define the phenomena of “disruption”.
  2. Discuss the impact of technological disruption on healthcare delivery and pharmacy practice as it relates to technicians.
  3. Describe the qualities and skills that should be developed in pharmacy technicians in order for them to be successful over the next decade.

About the Presenters

DR. BARRY A. BLEIDT, PHD, PHARMD, RPH, FAPHA, FNPHA

PROFESSOR, COLLEGE OF PHARMACY NOVA SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY

Instructions to complete this continuing pharmacy technician education (CPE) topic.

  1. Click WATCH to view the 1-hour recorded lecture. Viewing the entire lecture is a required element of this CPE.
  2. After viewing the recorded lecture, click TAKE TEST to take the test. The link takes you to CME University where you will login or register if you are a new user (takes less than 1 minute). Have your NABP number and DOB (MM/DD) handy. Once logged in to CME University, follow these steps:
    • At the top of the Home page, in the box labeled, “Find Post-Test/Evaluation by Course”, type in the code emailed to you after paying for the CPE. Then, hit enter
    • Click on the CPE title that you have completed from the list
    • Select the type of credit you wish to receive
  3. Complete the test with a score of 75%. You are allowed 3 opportunities to reach this minimum score.
  4. Complete the activity evaluation form.
  5. Transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service. Please allow 4 weeks for the credit to appear in your account.
  6. Optional: Lecture notes are included if you choose to review.