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Poll 4
The patient is prescribed naloxegol and returns one week later with a prescription for ketoconazole. What do you do?
Poll 3
After assessing that your patient was adherent to her bowel regimen, you call her prescriber. The prescriber is interested in targeted therapy for OIC. Which drug do you recommend?
Poll 2
After recommending an over-the-counter bowel regimen, the patient presents three months later with another prescription for oxycodone 5 mg every 6 hours. She complains of uncontrolled pain and troubling constipation associated with her opioid therapy. What do you recommend?
Poll 1
A patient presents a prescription for a 30-day supply of oxycodone 10 mg every 6 hours as needed. How do you proceed?
Home Study Activities
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Webinars Expiration Date Contact Hours
A Guide to Optimizing Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes in the Managed Care Setting: Guidelines, New and Emerging Insulin Analogs, and Challenges in Management (On-Demand Webcast) 07-10-2016 1.50
A Pharmacists Guide to Ensuring Appropriate Antibiotic Utilization in Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin-Structure Infections ABSSSIs (On-demand Webinar) 05-30-2016 1.00
Achieving Medication Adherence with Motivational Interviewing: Focus on Chronic Diseases (On-Demand Webinar) 04-25-2017 1.00
Addressing the Increasing Demand for HIV Specialists: Opportunity for Specialty Pharmacists to Support the HIV Patient in Long-Term Management [On-demand Podcast] 06-30-2017 1.00
AJPB Quality Forum: Applying Quality Metrics to Diabetes Care in the Retail Pharmacy and the Impact on Patient Care [On-demand Webinar] 01-29-2017 1.50
AJPB Quality Forum: Implementation of Quality Measures to Improve Outcomes in Dyslipidemia 08-21-2016 1.50
An Ounce of Prevention: Examining the Growing Role of the Community Retail Clinic in Optimizing Child and Adult Immunizations (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
Applying Best Practices to the Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs: Evolving Regulations and Practical Implementation [Pre-recorded Webinar] 04-23-2016 1.00
Beyond the Basics of Allergic Rhinitis: Exploring At-Risk Patients and Complications [Pre-recoreded Webinar] 04-12-2016 1.00
Breathe Easier: Streamlining the Management of COPD with Optimal Collaborative Care Strategies (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
Clearing the Air: Optimizing Management of Allergic Rhinitis Through Collaborative Care (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
Clinical Advances in Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: New Treatment Options Impacting Specialty Pharmacists [On-demand Webinar] 12-15-2017 1.00
Comparative Effectiveness Research: Improving Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient Outcomes with Immunotherapy (On-demand Webinar) 09-15-2016 1.50
Devices Made Easy: Optimizing Inhaler Technique and Patient Adherence in COPD (On-demand Webinar) 09-30-2017 1.00
Diabetes: A Focus on Quality and Individualizing Patient Care (On-demand Webinar) 09-25-2017 1.00
Dissecting Venous Thromboembolism: A Focus on New Oral Anticoagulants and Successful Pharmacy-Based Prevention Strategies (On-demand Webinar) 11-20-2017 1.00
Eczema: The Itch That Rashes 02-07-2017 1.00
Emerging Therapies and Expanding Role of Pharmacists in the Care of Patients with Heart Failure [On-Demand Webinar] 07-02-2017 1.00
Examining Dynamic Trends in Diabetes Management: A Focus on Overcoming Clinical Inertia (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
Examining New and Emerging Strategies in Optimizing Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
Exploring the Pharmacist’s Role in Improving Patient Outcomes in Metabolic Syndrome: A Focus on Obesity [Pre-recorded Webinar] 07-23-2016 1.00
From Children to Adults: The Challenges of Managing Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder [Pre-recorded Webinar] 07-31-2016 1.00
Getting a Head Start on Treating Allergic Rhinitis: An Evaluation of the Treatment Landscape (On-demand Webinar) 07-20-2016 1.00
Getting Under the Skin of Acne: Opportunities for Collaborative Care from the Convenient Healthcare Professional and Pharmacist (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
Improved Patient Outcomes in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Understanding Specialty Pharmacy's Role [On-demand Podcast] 06-25-2016 1.00
Improving Outcomes in Asthma: Pharmacists Helping Asthma Patients Breathe Better [On-demand Webinar] 07-31-2017 1.00
Improving Outcomes in COPD: An Integrated Approach to Diagnosis and Management [Pre-recorded Webinar] 07-29-2016 1.00
Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Effective Therapy Management in an Era of Investigation and Discovery [On-demand Webinar] 12-16-2016 1.00
Leveraging the Specialty Pharmacist's Expertise to Improve Treatment Outcomes for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis [On-demand Podcast] 06-30-2017 1.00
Managing the Patient with Lung Cancer: A Primer for Specialty Pharmacy [On-demand Podcast] 07-25-2016 1.00
Managing Treatment and Adherence in MS: Implications for the Specialty Pharmacist [On-demand Podcast] 07-25-2016 1.00
Molecular Profiling and Targeted Therapy in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Clinical and Economic Implications of Optimizing Individualized Patient Management 08-26-2016 1.00
Nothing to Sneeze At: Optimizing Appropriate OTC Management of Upper Respiratory Tract Infections (On-demand CHPC Webinar) 09-10-2016 1.00
Opioid Induced Constipation: Considerations when Evaluating Formulary Decisions (On-demand Webinar) 09-11-2017 1.00
Optimizing Dyslipidemia: Engaging in Best Practices for Disease Management [Pre-recorded Webinar] 07-25-2016 1.00
Optimizing the Role of the Specialty Pharmacist in Managing Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: New Therapies, Guidelines, and Challenges [On-demand Podcast] 06-30-2017 1.00
Optimizing Treatment Regimens for MS: A Case Based Review of Current Patient Care [Pre-recorded Webinar] 12-16-2016 1.00
Overcoming Challenges of Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes: Targeting Postprandial Glucose (On-Demand Webinar) 05-11-2017 1.00
Overcoming the Challenges of Healthcare-Acquired Infections: A Webinar Activity 02-20-2017 1.00
Overcoming the Challenges of Opioid Dependency: Pharmacist-Focused Approaches to Promoting Proper Use (Pre-recorded Webinar) 05-02-2016 1.00
Patient-Centered Diabetes Treatment: The Pharmacist's Role [Pre-recorded Webinar] 07-22-2016 1.00
Paying Attention to ADHD: The Pharmacists’ Role in the Management of ADHD - [On Demand Webinar] 05-15-2016 1.00
Promoting Best Practices for the Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs (On-Demand Webinar) 05-15-2017 1.00
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: Impact of Psoriasis Comorbidities and Review of Current and Emerging Treatments (On Demand Webinar) 10-10-2016 1.00
Secondary Prevention of VTE: Focus on the Role of New Oral Anticoagulants in Facilitating Effective Transitions of Care [On-demand Webinar] 11-19-2017 1.00
Taking Control: The Role of Allied Healthcare Providers in Empowering Patient Management of Asthma (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
The Evolving Landscape of RA for Specialty Pharmacists: Optimizing Treatment Selection [On-demand Webinar] 12-15-2017 1.00
The Impact of New Oral Anticoagulants (NOAC): Review of Safety, Efficacy, and Cost-effectiveness in the Managed Care Environment (On-demand Webinar) 10-30-2016 1.50
The Pharmacist's Role in Improving Post Operative Pain Management in the Complicated Patient (On-demand webinar) 06-30-2016 1.00
The Pharmacist’s Duty to Dispense Legally Prescribed and Therapeutically Appropriate Opioid Analgesics [Pre-recorded Webinar] 08-21-2016 2.00
The Role of the Pharmacist in the Administration of Influenza Immunization [Pre-recorded Webinar] 08-08-2016 1.00
The Role of the Specialty Pharmacist in Optimizing Hemophilia Patient Outcomes [On-demand Podcast] 06-30-2017 1.00
The Specialty Pharmacist's Role in the Clinical Adoption of Biosimilars (On-demand Webinar) 12-28-2017 1.00
Time for a Change? New Treatment Strategies for the Management of Dyslipidemia [On-demand Webinar] 10-08-2017 1.00
Transitions of Care: The Health System and Community Pharmacist’s Role in Stroke Prevention [Pre-recorded Webinar] 08-28-2016 1.00
Understanding Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents: Clinical Benefits and Safety Issues [Pre-recorded Webinar] 12-28-2016 1.00
Understanding the Value of DOT Medical Examiners in Your Retail Pharmacy – Improving Your Patient's Health (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
Weighing In: The Role of Retail Healthcare Providers in Optimizing the Management of Obesity (On-demand CHPC Webcast) 09-10-2016 1.00
Case Studies Expiration Date Contact Hours
Advancing the Management of Diabetes: A Case Focusing on Clinical Inertia in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Treatment— Patient Case Study 1 10-09-2016 1.00
Advancing the Management of Diabetes: Incorporating Clinical Guidelines into Current Practice: A Case Review on Providing Management Recommendations for a Patient with T2DM—Patient Case Study 2 10-09-2016 1.00
Antiplatelet Agents in Acute Coronary Syndrome: How to Improve Outcomes and Reduce ACS Readmissions - Case Study 12-23-2016 1.00
Confronting the Challenge of Health Care - Associated Infections: A Case - Based Approach to Gram Negative Bacteria and C. Difficile - Case Study 2 03-05-2017 1.00
Confronting the Challenge of Health Care - Associated Infections: A Case - Based Approach to MRSA - Case Study 1 03-05-2017 1.00
Devices Made Easy: The Role of the Pharmacist in Optimizing Inhaler Use in COPD - Patient Case Study 2 09-18-2017 1.00
Devices Made Easy: The Role of the Pharmacist in Optimizing Patient Adherence in COPD - Case 1 09-18-2017 1.00
Emerging Therapies and the Care of Patients with Heart Failure: A Recently Discharged Patient - Case 1 07-31-2017 1.00
Emerging Therapies and the Expanding Role of Pharmacists in the Care of Patients with Heart Failure: Transition of Care Issues - Case 2 08-31-2017 1.00
Ensuring Appropriate Antibiotic Utilization in Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin-Structure Infections (ABSSSI): a Patient with a Diabetic Foot Infection 06-30-2016 1.00
Ensuring Appropriate Antibiotic Utilization in Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin-Structure Infections: Antibiotic Stewardship in the Emergency Department 06-30-2016 1.00
Exploring the Symptomatology of Multiple Sclerosis and the Management of Acute Exacerbations - Case 2 04-21-2016 1.00
Fall Allergies: A Focus on Immunotherapy and Complementary Medicine - Case 2 11-05-2016 1.00
Fall Allergies: Asthma, Allergic Rhinitis, and Starting College - Case 1 11-05-2016 1.00
HCV Treatment in Specialty and Community Pharmacy - Case 1: Chronic HCV GT1 05-11-2017 1.00
HCV Treatment in Specialty and Community Pharmacy - Case 2: Chronic HCV GT2 05-11-2017 1.00
Helping Patients Achieve Glycemic Control in the Pharmacy Setting: Role of Prandial Insulin - Case 2 09-30-2017 1.00
Initiating Therapy in a Newly Diagnosed Patient With Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis – Case 1 04-21-2016 1.00
Irritable Bowel Syndrome: The Role of the Pharmacist in Educating Patients on Appropriate Therapies (Patient Case) 12-15-2016 1.00
Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: Comorbidities and Effective Treatment Strategies - Case 1 02-28-2016 1.00
Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: Effective Treatment Strategies in a Patient with Moderate-to-Severe AR - Case 2 02-28-2016 1.00
Managing Adverse Effects Related to SGLT2 Inhibitors: Renal Insufficiency and Urinary Tract Infections 06-30-2017 1.00
Managing Adverse Events Related to Sodium Glucose Co-transport-2 Inhibitors: Genital Fungal Infections 06-30-2017 1.00
Managing Opioid Medications for Pain Relief while Preventing Overdose, Diversion and Misuse: The Role of the Pharmacist: A Case-Based Activity 07-31-2017 1.00
Optimizing Treatment Options and Monitoring Abuse in ADHD Medications: A Student Transitioning to College 06-29-2017 2.00
Overcoming Barriers to Insulin Therapy in the Pharmacy Setting - Case 1 09-30-2017 1.00
Phytosterol Adherence: Helping Patients Meet TLC Goals - Case 2 12-18-2017 1.00
Phytosterol Safety: Use with Other Cholesterol Lowering Medications - Case 1 12-18-2017 1.00
Preventing Readmissions in COPD: the Pharmacists Role in Recommending an Individualized Treatment Regimen and Optimizing Inhaler Technique 09-30-2016 1.00
Probiotics use in Geriatric Patients - Case 2 11-25-2016 1.00
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Patient Care: Focus on Comorbidities and Guideline Recommendations – Patient Case Study 1 11-19-2016 1.00
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: Focus on Psoriatic Arthritis: Patient Case Study 2 11-19-2016 1.00
The Complicated Pain Patient: The Pharmacist's Role in Improving Postoperative Pain Management - Case 2 08-31-2016 1.00
The Complicated Pain Patient: The Pharmacist's Role in Managing the Patient Who Presents to the Emergency Department in Pain - Case 1 08-31-2016 1.00
The Pharmacist's Role in Advancing Opioid Safety: A Middle-Aged Man With Cancer Pain - Case 1 04-15-2017 1.00
The Pharmacist's Role in Advancing Opioid Safety: An Elderly Woman With Osteoarthritis - Case 2 04-15-2017 1.00
The Pharmacist’s Role in Opioid Analgesia and Preventing Overdose, Misuse, and Diversion: Patient Case Study 1 08-22-2016 1.50
The Pharmacist’s Role in Opioid Analgesia and Preventing Overdose, Misuse, and Diversion: Patient Case Study 2 08-22-2016 1.50
Transitions of Care for Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: The Role of Health System and Community Pharmacists in Adherence to Antiplatelet Therapy – Patient Case Study 1 10-27-2016 1.50
Transitions of Care for Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: The Role of Health System and Community Pharmacists in Adherence to Antiplatelet Therapy – Patient Case Study 2 10-27-2016 1.50
Using Probiotics to Treat Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Case 1 11-25-2016 1.00
Wake-up Call: Engaging the Pharmacist in Individualizing Over-the-Counter and Non-prescription Treatment Options for Insomnia - Case 1 09-30-2017 1.00
Wake-up Call: Engaging the Pharmacist in Individualizing Prescription Treatment Options in Insomnia - Case 2 09-30-2017 1.00
Articles Expiration Date Contact Hours
A Conducting Role: Examining Pharmacist-Focused Management of Epilepsy 03-06-2017 2.00
Addressing Methamphetamine Abuse at the Pharmacy Counter 02-12-2016 2.00
Advancing the Management of Diabetes: An Update on New Guidelines and Treatment Options 05-09-2016 1.50
Antiplatelet Agents in Acute Coronary Syndrome: Interventions for Hospital and Community Pharmacists 11-07-2016 2.00
Appropriate Patient Selection and Minimizing the Risk for Adverse Reactions in Patients Receiving Contrast Agents 12-15-2016 2.00
Asthma Action Plans: A Pharmacist Opportunity in the Management of Asthma 12-31-2016 1.00
Clinical and Managed Care Implications of Biosimilars: Evaluating the Science and Challenges to Uptake 12-12-2016 2.00
Confronting the Challenge of Health Care-Associated Infections 11-06-2016 2.00
Current and Emerging Therapeutics in Cystic Fibrosis: Ensuring Continuity of Care within the New Treatment Paradigm 12-07-2017 2.00
Devices Made Easy: A Review of Inhaler Technique and Patient Adherence in COPD 06-07-2017 2.00
Emerging Therapies and the Expanding Role of Pharmacists in the Care of Patients with Heart Failure 07-06-2017 2.00
Examining New Treatment Strategies Aimed at Stroke Prevention in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: A Multidisciplinary Discussion 03-12-2016 2.00
Examining Recent Advances in Understanding and Treatment of Dry Eye Disease: An Eye on the Pharmacist's Role 09-07-2017 1.50
Fall Allergies: The Pharmacist’s Role in Allergic Rhinitis Symptom Management and Patient Counseling 08-05-2016 2.00
Guidance on the Effective Use of SAMe 01-07-2018 1.50
Guidelines for Collaboration Among Physicians, Pharmacists, and Managed Care Organizations to Improve Asthma Outcomes 02-18-2016 1.00
Hemophilia: Managing the Cost of Care with a Focus on Patient Outcomes A CE/CME supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care 03-15-2016 3.00
Improving Clinical and Managed Care Outcomes in Rheumatoid Arthritis: New Guidelines, Therapies, and Challenges 05-21-2016 2.50
Improving Outcomes in Bipolar Disorder Through Community Pharmacist Interventions 03-06-2017 2.00
Improving Postoperative Pain Management in Patients with Complicated Pain 09-07-2016 2.00
Improving Transitions of Care for Patients With Acute Coronary Syndromes: A Focus on the Role of the Health System and Community Pharmacists on Adherence 12-05-2016 2.00
In the Wake of Progress: Improving Clinical and Pharmacoeconomic Outcomes in the Management of Narcolepsy 02-06-2017 2.00
Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Helping Patients Access Appropriate Treatment in an Era of Investigation and Discovery 11-07-2016 2.00
Keeping Pace With the Evolving Treatment Landscape in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis 10-23-2016 2.50
Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: A Comprehensive Look at Causes, Co-Morbidities, and Effective Treatment Strategies 02-12-2016 2.00
Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: Key Points in Optimizing Patient Counseling Strategies 03-12-2016 1.00
Management of Advanced/Metastatic Melanoma: New and Emerging Treatment Pathways, Therapies and Challenges 09-15-2016 2.00
Managing Adverse Events Related to SGLT2 Inhibitors: What a Pharmacist Needs to Know to Optimize Clinical Outcomes 04-07-2017 2.00
Managing Opioid Medications for Pain Relief While Preventing Overdose, Diversion, and Misuse: The Role of the Pharmacist 05-07-2017 2.00
New Drugs of 2013, Part 2 02-12-2016 2.00
New Drugs of 2014: Part 1 01-12-2017 2.00
New Drugs of 2014: Part 2 02-26-2017 2.00
New Drugs of 2015: Part 1 01-15-2017 2.00
New Drugs of 2015: Part 1 [Pharmacy Technicians] 01-15-2017 2.00
Opioid-Induced Constipation: Considerations for Formulary Decision Makers 06-10-2017 2.00
Optimizing the Management of Asthma: The Critical Role of the Pharmacist 06-20-2016 2.00
Optimizing Treatment Regimens for Multiple Sclerosis: The Pharmacist’s Role in Advancing Patient Care 12-08-2016 2.00
Optimizing Treatment Strategies for Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting 12-18-2016 2.00
Overcoming Challenges and Barriers to Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes 05-06-2017 2.00
Overcoming Challenges of Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes: Exploring Emerging Options 06-07-2017 2.00
Phytosterols for Lowering Cholesterol: Pharmacists Interventions to Improve Patient Outcomes 10-07-2017 2.00
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Patient Care: What Pharmacists Should Know 09-05-2016 1.50
Putting Your Best Foot Forward in the Management of Onychomycosis 12-28-2017 1.00
Redefining the Management of Diabetes: A Review of Quality and Individualizing Patient Care 06-07-2017 2.00
Revolutionizing Treatment Outcomes in Hepatitis C: Managed Care Implications and Considerations - A CE/CME Supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care 03-15-2016 3.00
Shifting Paradigms in the Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs: An Evolving Legislative and Regulatory Landscape 04-02-2016 1.50
Smoking Cessation: Overcoming Nicotine Dependence 04-12-2016 1.00
Spring Issues in Allergic Rhinitis 03-31-2016 0.50
Summer Issues in Allergic Rhinitis: An eNewsletter 06-30-2016 0.50
The Critical Role of Pharmacists in Management and Adherence of Glaucoma Therapy 01-28-2017 2.00
The Future of Hepatitis C Virus Treatment: Implications for Specialty and Community Pharmacy 02-06-2017 2.00
The Impact of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in the Managed Care Environment 12-12-2016 2.00
The Pharmacist's Role in Advancing Opioid Safety: Preventing and Treating Opioid Overdose 01-06-2017 2.00
The Pharmacist's Role in Improving the Clinical Outcomes of Patients with Schizophrenia 03-06-2017 2.00
The Pharmacist’s Role in Opioid Analgesia: Supporting the Pain Patient While Preventing Overdose, Misuse, and Diversion 07-08-2016 1.50
The Probiotic Trend: Challenges for the Community Pharmacist 10-06-2016 1.50
The Role of the Pharmacist in Optimizing Treatment Options and Monitoring Abuse in ADHD Medications 04-06-2017 2.00
The Role of the Specialty Pharmacist in Optimizing the Quality of Care for Patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis 10-07-2016 1.50
Time for a Change? Looking Ahead at New Treatment Strategies for the Management of Dyslipidemia 07-06-2017 2.00
Transitions of Care for Patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes: The Role of Health-System and Community Pharmacists in Adherence to Antiplatelet Therapy 09-09-2016 2.00
Understanding and Managing Rosacea in Your Pharmacy 12-07-2017 2.00
Understanding Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents: A Primer for Health-System Pharmacists 01-06-2017 2.00
Understanding the Diagnosis, Management and Treatment Options for Neurogenic Orthostatic Hypotension - A Primer for Managed Care 10-12-2016 2.50
Understanding the Impact of the Specialty Pharmacist on Quality and Effective Medication Management in Multiple Sclerosis 08-12-2016 1.00
Understanding the Impact of the Specialty Pharmacist on Quality and Effective Medication Management: Providing Individualized Care in Rheumatoid Arthritis 06-08-2016 2.00
Up-Close and Personal: The Pharmacist’s Role in Guiding Patients Using Contact Lens Care Products 08-07-2017 1.50
Use of Opioid Analgesics in Managed Care Practice: Challenges, Controversies, REMS, and Optimizing Patient Management 08-15-2016 3.00
Wake-Up Call: Engaging the Pharmacist in Individualizing Treatment and Optimizing Patient Outcomes in Insomnia 07-06-2016 2.00