PharmTalk: Innovative Opportunities for Pharmacy Technicians

Description

Pharmacy technicians are vital to the effective and efficient functioning of a diverse array of pharmacy practice sites. As training opportunities for pharmacy technicians have expanded, so have roles and responsibilities in the delivery of patient care. Come to this session to learn about evolving roles for pharmacy technicians, ranging from immunizations to medication therapy management as well as other activities that improve patient access to high-quality care.

  • The Patient Care Advocate Training Program¬©: Utilizing Standardized Patients to Train Pharmacy Technicians on Patient Engagement. Brandon Antinopoulos
  • Streamlining Community Clinical Services Through Clinical Technician Integration. Edana Holliday
  • Advancing Community Pharmacy Quality by Leveraging Technician Product Verification to Expand Patient Care Services in Community Pharmacies: Pearls and Best Practices for Receiving Statutory and Regulatory Authority and Implementing a Technician Product Verification Model in Community Pharmacies. Erica Martin
  • MTM The Future Today: Expanding the Role of the Pharmacy Technician in MTM Services. Nikki Scott
  • Pharmacy Technicians: Mixing it Up. Mariel Shull
  • Pharmacy Technicians: Strategies that Leverage the Skills and Abilities of Pharmacy Technicians to Advance Patient Care. Janet Cho
  • Training Pharmacy Technicians to Administer Immunizations. Kimberly McKeirnan

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe strategies that leverage the skills and abilities of pharmacy technicians to advance patient care.
  2. Explain emerging roles for pharmacy technicians in the delivery of patient care.    

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe strategies that leverage the skills and abilities of pharmacy technicians to advance patient care.
  2. Explain emerging roles for pharmacy technicians in the delivery of patient care.    
 
 
 
Speakers:
Brandon
Brandon Antinopoulos, PHARMD
University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy
 
Edana
Edana Holliday, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist
Rx Clinic Pharmacy
 
Erica
Erica Martin,
Manager of Practice & Population Health Initiatives
Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin
 
Nikki Scott
Mariel
Mariel Shull, PharmD, BCACP
Manager Clinical Outcomes & Therapeutic Optimization
Performrx
 
Janet
Janet Cho, PHARMD
 
Kimberly
Kimberly McKeirnan, PHARMD
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Pathway: Pharmacy Technician
Track: PharmTalk, Pharmacy Management and Professional Leadership
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Sunday, March 18
Time: 
7:00 AM - 8:45 AM
Room: 
Music City Center - Room 103A
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-042-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .75
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-18-042-L04-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .75
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based