AzPA Anticoagulation Certificate Program

02/22/2019 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT-07:00

Category

Certificate Program

Location

Four points by Sheraton
10831 S. 51st St.
Phoenix, AZ 85044
United States of America

Description

Friday, February 22, 2019

Four Points by Sheraton | 10831 S. 51St. | Phoenix, AZ 85044

SAVE $50 BY REGISTERING BEFORE JANUARY 22

 

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. 

 

Faculty:

  • Elizabeth Pogge, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS, FASCP
  • Jason Gerstner, Pharm.D., BCCCP, BCPS
  • Lindsay Kittler, Pharm.D, BCPS
  • Kayla Kloc, PharmD, BCACP

 

Program Fees: 
Participant Early- Bird Before 1/27/2019 Regular Rate
Pharmacist | Member $350 $400
Pharmacist | Premium Member $315 $365
Student | Member $250 $300
Pharmacist | Non- Member $450 $500
Student | Non - Member $300 $350

*Fee includes lunch. 

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