Anticoagulation Certificate Program

11/09/2018 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT-07:00

Category

Certificate Program

Location

Northern Arizona Healthcare
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Room Number: McGee Auditorium

Description

AzPA Anticoagulation Certificate Program

Friday, November 9, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Northern Arizona Healthcare

McGee Auditorium| Flagstaff AZ 86001 

SAVE $50 BY REGISTERING BEFORE OCTOBER 1ST

OVERVIEW:

This certificate program is a comprehensive program designed to provide pharmacists with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to care for patients taking anticoagulation therapies. By completing this course, pharmacists can earn 22 hours of continuing education credit while becoming certified in anticoagulation management. The Anticoagulation Certificate Program is conducted in two parts: the self-study and live training seminar. To earn a certificate of achievement, participants must successfully complete all components of the program.

 

PROGRAM OUTCOME:

With expanded use of anticoagulant agents, the number of patients receiving these drugs has increased dramatically. Safe and effective anticoagulation must include a number of key components to avoid complications. These include careful patient assessment, an understanding of the clotting cascade and mechanisms of action of anticoagulant therapies, a detailed focus on factors which influence therapy and knowledge of current guidelines. This certificate program is a comprehensive program designed to provide pharmacists with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to care for patients taking anticoagulation therapies. By completing this course, pharmacists can earn 22 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit while becoming certified in anticoagulation management. 

 

ACTIVITY COMPLETION REQUIREMENTS:

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to participants who successfully complete all activity requirements, which include the self assessments, the home-study activity, the home-study exam, the live training seminar, and the final exam and evaluation. The self-study materials must be completed prior to the live session. The final exam and evaluation must be completed no later than 2 weeks following the course. We will upload all credits 30 days from the live session date. It is the participants responsibility to ensure your credits are uploaded within 60 days from the live session date. After this time you will no longer be able to claim your CPE credit.

  • Successful completion of the home-study component involves passing the home-study exam with a grade of 70% or higher and will result in 14.0 contact hours of CPE credits (1.40 CEUs). 
  • Successful completion of the live seminar component involves attending the full live seminar, passing the final exam with a grade of 70% or higher and completing a final evaluation. Successful completion of this component will result in 8.0 contact hours of CPE credit (0.80 CEUs). 

Program Fees: 

Participant Early Bird-Before 10/1/2018* Regular Rate
Pharmacist | Member $350 $400
Pharmacist | Premium Member $315 $365
Student | Member $250 $300
Pharmacist | Non-Member $450 $500
Student | Non-Member $350 $400

*Fee includes lunch. Breakfast will not be provided so please plan ahead

 

REFUND POLICY:

  • Refund and/or cancellation requests must be made in writing to the Arizona Pharmacy Association office. A cancellation request must be made at least fourteen calendar days prior to the scheduled program will be charged a $100.00 fee. No refunds will be issued for cancellation requests made less than fourteen calendar days prior to the scheduled program. You must submit a written request to cancel by email, fax, or standard mail and confirm that AzPA has received the request. AzPA reserves the right to cancel any activity due to insufficient pre-registration or as determined by the Executive Director or Operations Director. In this case, all individuals pre-registered are notified and issued a full refund. Registration fees cannot be re-allocated due to the multiple steps involved with processing CE Credits. Refund checks will be mailed fourteen business days after the conclusion of the meeting, if approved.

 

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