Don’t Reinvent the Wheel: Pharmacy Technicians Are Not Alone!

Type of Activity: Pharmacy Administration (UAN) # JA4008162-9999-21-114-H04-T

Accredited for: 1 hour

Release Date: January 13, 2023

Expiration Date: January 13, 2025

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. Demonstrate similar ethical behaviors across high-risk/high-reliability professions in an attempt to learn from others’ positive experiences and avoid the negative experiences.
  2. Participants will discuss how personal experiences from other industries/professions influenced their current practice as a pharmacy technician.
  3. Participants will share experiences as a pharmacy technician with other members of the group in an attempt to strengthen professional networks for future information sharing.

About the Presenters

Russell Buzalko, PhD, MAS   Director, Office of Education, Children’s Hospital & Medical Center — Omaha, NE

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

  1. Click WATCH VIDEO to view the recorded lecture. Viewing the entire lecture is a required element of this CPE.
  2. After viewing the recorded lecture, click PAY TO GET TEST CODE and then  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.