Your Annual Legislative and Regulatory Update

Description

Pharmacy today is fraught with new legislation and regulations with implications for your practice. Get the latest on the federal provider status initiative and other legislation affecting the profession of pharmacy. Learn about recent federal agency efforts to combat prescription drug abuse, improve Medicare, and implement the Drug Quality and Security Act.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify recent federal legislative activity impacting the practice of pharmacy.
  2. Describe new federal regulations and activities related to the practice of pharmacy.
  3. Explain the current efforts at the federal level to reimburse pharmacists for their services.

Technician Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify recent federal legislative activity impacting the practice of pharmacy.
  2. Describe new federal regulations and activities related to the practice of pharmacy.
  3. Explain the current efforts at the federal level to reimburse pharmacists for their services.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Jenna
Jenna Ventresca,
 
Michael
Michael Baxter,
Director, Regulatory Affairs
American Pharmacists Association
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Pharmacy Law and Regulations
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Monday, March 19
Time: 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: 
Music City Center - Room 101A-B
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-020-L03-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.2
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-18-020-L03-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: 0.2
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based