Opportunities in the Rise of Oral Oncologic Therapy

Description

Do you have a handle on your role in the care of patients using oral oncologic medication therapy? Pharmacists in community and ambulatory care settings are playing an increasing role in managing patients’ medication needs. Join the top oncology experts to learn how you can help patients get the most from their oral oncologic medication therapy.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify important counseling and education points associated with oral oncologic medications.
  2. Discuss challenges associated with obtaining reimbursement for oral oncologic medications and strategies to address those challenges.
  3. List appropriate medication management strategies to mitigate the common adverse effects associated with many oral oncologic therapies.
  4. Explain a plan to support patient adherence to oral oncologic therapy.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Jolynn
Jolynn Sessions,
 
Rebecca
Rebecca Fahrenbruch, PharmD, BCOP
Oncology Infusion Pharmacy Manager
U of Minnesota Health Maple Grove
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Pharmacist Clinical Patient Care Services
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Monday, March 25
Time: 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Room: 
Washington State Convention Center - Room 608-609
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-090-L01-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .15
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based