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PAWNY CPE - Patient Safety and Proper Medication Distribution
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When: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Where: Rizzoto Restaurant
930 Maple Road
Williamsville, New York  14221
United States

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When:             Thursday, November 15,  2018

Where:             Rizzoto Restaurant, 930 Maple Road, Williamsville, NY 14221

 Schedule:         6:00 PM Registration

6:15 PM Hot Buffet
7:00 PM Presentation


Target Audience: Pharmacists and student pharmacists in all practice settings.

Pharmacists Responsibility for Patient Safety and Proper Medication Distribution

Presenter:        Karl Fiebelkorn, RPh, MBA, Sr. Assoc. Dean, UB School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

At the end of this activity the attendee will:

Ø Discuss the frequency of occurrence of medication errors and the estimated costs to the health care system in the United States.

Ø Define medication errors, and common types and causes that occur in pharmacies.

Ø Review the risk factors associated with common errors including, but not limited to health literary.

Ø Describe inattentional blindness and ways to avoid medication errors.

Ø Recognize common errors in electronic and computer prescriber order entry and the effects on medications errors.

Ø Discuss the Just Culture program and its effects on pharmacy.

Ø Identify reference sources available to pharmacists for more information.

ACPE 0170-9999-18-098-L05-P / Activity Type: Knowledge / Program release date: 11/15/2018 / 3 Contact Hours

The Pharmacists Society of the State of New York is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

To receive credit for this program participant must sign an attendance sheet and complete the on-line survey / evaluation within 7 days.


            Fees:    ___ $ 25.00 for Members of PAWNY               __ $25.00 Student PAWNY

                        ___ $ 35.00 for Members of NCPA & ASCP*   __ $30 Non-Student PAWNY*

                        ___ $100.00 All Others                                     * Call 800-632-8822 to register Speak to Barb


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