Saving Lives The Pharmacists Role in HIV Care

Description

The HIV Pharmacist plays a critical role in HIV Continuum of Care and Improvements in patient adherence & QOL resulting in decreased healthcare costs. In Advanced practice settings, the pharmacist provides MTM services in collaboration with the healthcare team to coordinate improved adherence, minimize adverse reactions and drug interactions to therapy. Under collaborative care agreements, the pharmacist is able to review labs, recommend additional labs and changes to drug therapy. Pharmacist plays an important role in HIV prevention and PrEP programs. The pharmacist interventions show improved outcomes and care for the patient and keep them engaged in care.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe the role of the pharmacist in HIV
  • Identify aspects of the pharmacists role in HIV care
  • Explain the HIV Continuum
  • Identify Advanced Practice & MTM opportunities in HIV Pharmacy
  • Explain the Role of the Pharmacist in HIV prevention & PrEP delivery

Speakers

  • Michelle Sherman, RPh,FASCP,FACA,AAHIVP, MichRx Pharmacist Consulting Services, Inc

Continuing Pharmacy Education

The California Pharmacists Association (#0113) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Upon completing an evaluation form, participants will be awarded 1.25 hours (0.125 CEUs) of Continuing Pharmacy Education Credit. A statement of credit will not be issued. Participants may log onto the CPE monitor website using their individual log in to download their statement of credit. Please allow 4 weeks for processing of CPE credits to the CPE monitor. UAN: 0113-0000-18-035-H02-P; 0113-0000-18-035-H02-T

Target Audience:  Pharmacists and Technicians in all practice settings
Release Date: 4/11/2018
Expiration Date: 4/11/2021

What To Expect After Registration

Registration Fees**
CPhA Member $99
Non-Member $199

After registration, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to participate in the webinar.

2018 Western Pharmacy Exchange Package Deal: $1,000 (CPhA Members), $2,000 (CPhA Non-Members)
*This session is 1 of 24 sessions in the package deal.

***No cancellations or refunds will be issued once user login information has been sent. Unfortunately, due to the online format of this program we are unable to offer exceptions to this policy. It’s recommend that each registrant review the course content prior to submitting payment to ensure the content meets individual educational needs. User has 30 days to complete the on-demand program from registration. If you have questions regarding course content or cancellation policy please contact CPhA at (916) 779-4524.

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