New CE Requirements
ACPE and NABP Policy Update - Effective May 1, 2014
ACPE and NABP will no longer allow ACPE-accredited CE providers to issue statements of credit directly to participants. CE credit may only be awarded via CPE Monitor. Participants may print a copy of their statement from their NABP e-Profile account. CE provider-generated certificates will no longer be valid. Official Statements of Credit must be obtained from CPE Monitor.
CE credits must be submitted to CPE Monitor within 60 days of completing a CE activity. No credits will be accepted by CPE Monitor after this deadline.
WHAT DOES THIS MEAN TO YOU?
In order to comply with the CPE Monitor 60-day rule, it is ProCE policy that CE requirements be completed within 30 days of an activity:
If you need to create or obtain an NABP e-Profile ID, please go to the NABP Web site and fill out your e-Profile in order to obtain your unique ID number.
PTCB now requires CPhTs to earn only pharmacy technician-specific (‘T-specific’) credit to qualify for recertification. However, any Pharmacist or P-specific credit earned by technicians in 2014 will still be accepted for those recertifying in 2015. As of January 1, 2015, ALL CPE credit earned must be T-specific. For more information, and a list of all PTCB changes, visit: http://www.ptcb.org/about-ptcb/crest-initiative.