Events & Webinars
|Preventing Errors During Sterile Compounding: Taking the Next Steps
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 11:30am-1:00pm ET
More than 90% of hospitalized patients receive some form of intravenous medications or drug infusion therapy during their stay. Unfortunately, this delivery method is not without risks, and errors involving intravenous medications can result in significant patient harm. ISMP’s symposium will address the multi-factorial risks associated with intravenous medications and the need for adoption of proven technologies and best practices to optimize the safety and reliability of sterile compounding. Speakers will discuss safety strategies for infusion therapy and address specific ways to resolve challenges related to operationalizing technology in a variety of pharmacy settings with differing levels of resources.
The target audience for this activity includes pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in health-system settings. At the completion of this symposium, the participant will be able to:
10:45am - Doors open
Topics and Faculty
Introduction and Overview
Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians
This CE activity is jointly provided by ProCE, Inc. and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP). ProCE is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. ACPE Universal Activity Number 0221-9999-17-412-L05-P/T has been assigned to this knowledge-based live CE activity (initial release date December 5, 2017). This CE activity is approved for 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs) in states that recognize ACPE providers. This CE activity is provided at no cost to participants. Successful completion of the online post-test and evaluation at www.ProCE.com no later than January 5, 2018 is required to receive CE credit. CE credit will be automatically uploaded to NABP/CPE Monitor upon completion of the post-test and evaluation. No partial credit will be given.
It is the policy of ProCE, Inc. to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all of its continuing education activities. Faculty must disclose to participants any significant financial interest or affiliation with companies that manufacture or market products discussed during their presentation. Conflict of interest disclosures are required of all faculty and shall be provided to all participants at the conference.
This symposium is funded through an educational grant from BD.