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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
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
Eczema: The Itch That Rashes 02-07-2017 1.00
Expanding Practice of Pharmacist-Administered Immunizations [Pre-recorded Webinar] 06-14-2015 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
Hazardous Drug Exposure: Case-Based Approach to Minimizing Occupational Risk [Pre-recorded Webinar] 04-22-2015 1.00
Healthy Weight: Pharmacist-Focused Strategies for Optimizing Management of Obese Patients [Pre-recorded Webinar] 05-05-2015 1.00
HIV Today: Examining the Latest Treatment Advances, Barriers to Care, and Pharmacists’ Implications [Pre-recorded Webinar] 06-20-2015 1.00
Improved Patient Outcomes in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: Understanding Specialty Pharmacy's Role [On-demand Podcast] 07-25-2016 1.00
Improving Outcomes in COPD: An Integrated Approach to Diagnosis and Management [Pre-recorded Webinar] 07-29-2016 1.00
Making Sense of Ebola Virus Disease: An Update for Pharmacists [Pre-recorded Webinar] 05-14-2015 1.00
Managing the Complicated Dyslipidemia Patient: Beyond First-Line Therapy [Pre-recorded Webinar] 06-12-2015 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
Optimizing Dyslipidemia: Engaging in Best Practices for Disease Management [Pre-recorded Webinar] 07-25-2016 1.00
Optimizing Treatment Regimens for MS: A Case Based Review of Current Patient Care [Pre-recorded Webinar] 12-16-2016 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-recoreded 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
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: Impact of Psoriasis Comorbidities and Review of Current and Emerging Treatments 10-10-2016 1.00
Taking Control: Emerging Issues in Pain Management and Implications of the New REMS on Long-Acting Opioids — Part I [Pre-recorded Webinar] 06-28-2015 1.00
Taking Control: Emerging Issues in Pain Management and Implications of the New REMS on Long-Acting Opioids — Part II [Pre-recorded Webinar] 06-28-2015 1.00
The Pharmacist's Role in Managing Patients with Advanced Type 2 Diabetes [Pre-recorded Webinar] 06-17-2015 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
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 Role of the Pharmacist in the Treatment of Head Lice [Pre-recorded Webinar] 08-23-2015 1.00
Understanding the Role of the Pharmacist in the Treatment of Head Lice [Pre-recorded Webinar] 08-23-2015 1.00
Case Studies Expiration Date Contact Hours
A Pharmacist-Focused Review on Epilepsy: A Focus on Assessment of Medication in Recent Partial Onset Seizures—Case 2 07-31-2015 1.00
A Pharmacist-Focused Review on Epilepsy: A Focus on Recent Onset Seizures—Case 1 07-31-2015 1.00
Addressing Methamphetamine Abuse at the Pharmacy Counter: Efforts to Curb Production - Case 2 10-25-2015 1.00
Addressing Methamphetamine Abuse at the Pharmacy Counter: Health Implications and Legal Restrictions - Case 1 10-25-2015 1.00
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
Case 1: Optimizing Management of COPD Based on Device Selection: A Focus on Early Stage/Uncomplicated COPD 05-31-2015 1.00
Case 1: Pharmacist-Administered Influenza Immunizations: Evaluation and Treatment of Patients with Influenza 09-27-2015 1.00
Case 2: Optimizing Management of COPD Based on Device Selection: A Focus on Advanced Stage/Complicated COPD 05-31-2015 1.00
Case 2: Pharmacist-Administered Influenza Immunizations: The Current Vaccination Recommendations, Appropriate Administration Technique, and Side Effect Management 09-27-2015 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
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
Flow of Progress: Impact, Treatment, and Pharmacist’s Role in the Management of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia - Case 2 01-31-2016 1.00
Flow of Progress: Presentation, Pathophysiology, Impact, and Management of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia - Case 1 01-31-2016 1.00
Initiating Therapy in a Newly Diagnosed Patient With Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis – Case 1 04-21-2016 1.00
Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: A Comprehensive Look at Causes and Effective Treatment Strategies - Case 1 11-30-2015 1.00
Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: A Comprehensive Look at Causes, Comorbidities, and Effective Treatment Strategies - Case 2 11-30-2015 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
One Step at a Time: Improving COPD Outcomes with Optimal Use of Medication Devices—A Chronic Case. Case Study 1 08-31-2015 1.00
One Step at a Time: Improving COPD Outcomes with Optimal Use of Medication Devices—An Acute Case. Case Study 2 08-31-2015 1.00
Optimizing Management of Major Depressive Disorder: Beyond First-line Therapy in MDD – Case 2 01-29-2016 1.00
Optimizing Management of Major Depressive Disorder: First-line Treatment Strategies for MDD – Case 1 01-29-2016 1.00
Pathways to Success: Improving Diabetes Outcomes in Primary Care Practice - A Video Roundtable 05-15-2015 1.50
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 Pharmacist’s Role in Advancing Opioid Safety: An Elderly Woman With Osteoarthritis – Case 2 04-15-2017 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 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
Articles Expiration Date Contact Hours
A Conducting Role: Examining Pharmacist-Focused Management of Epilepsy 03-05-2017 2.00
A Data-Driven Approach to Improving Clinical and Economic Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis: A Video Round Table Series in Collaboration with the Consortium of MS Centers - Session 1 05-12-2015 1.00
A Data-Driven Approach to Improving Clinical and Economic Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis: A Video Round Table Series in Collaboration with the Consortium of MS Centers - Session 2 05-12-2015 1.00
A Data-Driven Approach to Improving Clinical and Economic Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis: A Video Round Table Series in Collaboration with the Consortium of MS Centers - Session 3 05-12-2015 1.00
A Pharmacist-Focused Review on Epilepsy: Improving Treatment Outcomes in Partial-Onset Seizures 06-12-2015 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
Allergic Rhinitis Newsletter: Winter Edition 12-31-2015 0.50
Appropriate Patient Selection and Minimizing the Risk for Adverse Reactions in Patients Receiving Contrast Agents 12-15-2015 2.00
Balancing Therapeutic Safety and Efficacy to Improve Clinical and Economic Outcomes in Schizophrenia - The American Journal of Managed Care 06-17-2016 2.50
Confronting the Challenge of Health Care-Associated Infections 11-06-2016 2.00
Examining New Therapeutic Pathways in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: A Primer for the Specialty Pharmacist 12-12-2015 1.50
Examining New Treatment Strategies Aimed at Stroke Prevention in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: A Multidisciplinary Discussion 03-12-2016 2.00
Fall Allergies: The Pharmacist’s Role in Allergic Rhinitis Symptom Management and Patient Counseling 08-05-2016 2.00
Flow of Progress: Optimizing Current Treatment Strategies and the Pharmacist's Role in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia 11-12-2015 2.00
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
Implications for Multiple Sclerosis in the Era of the Affordable Care Act: A Clinical and Managed Care Perspective A CE/CME Supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care 12-15-2015 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 Outcomes in Multiple Sclerosis: Implications for the Specialty Pharmacist 12-12-2015 1.50
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
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: A Pharmacist's Primer on General Overview and Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis 10-11-2015 2.00
Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: Key Points in Optimizing Patient Counseling Strategies 03-12-2016 1.00
Managed Care Aspects of Managing Neurogenic Bladder/Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity 04-18-2015 1.00
Managed Care’s Role in Improving Adherence and Outcomes in Solid Organ Transplantation: A CE/CME Supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care 01-16-2016 3.00
Managing Adverse Events Related to SGLT2 Inhibitors: What a Pharmacist Needs to Know to Optimize Clinical Outcomes 04-07-2017 2.00
New Drugs of 2013, Part 2 02-12-2016 2.00
New Drugs of 2013, Part I 01-12-2016 2.00
New Drugs of 2014: Part 1 01-12-2017 2.00
New Drugs of 2014: Part 2 02-26-2017 2.00
One Step at a Time: Improving Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Outcomes with Optimal Use of Medication Devices 07-12-2015 2.00
Optimizing Management of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV): Addressing Emerging Treatment Strategies and Managed Care Opportunities 05-28-2015 1.50
Optimizing the Management of Asthma: The Critical Role of the Pharmacist 06-20-2016 2.00
Optimizing Therapy and Management of Neurogenic Bladder 04-18-2015 1.00
Optimizing Treatment Regimens for Multiple Sclerosis: The Pharmacist’s Role in Advancing Patient Care 12-08-2016 2.00
Pharmacist-Administered Influenza Immunizations: Staying One Jab Ahead of the Flu Season 08-12-2015 2.00
Prostate Cancer Management: Enhancing Cost-Effectiveness and Patient Outcomes A CE/CME Supplement to The American Journal of Managed Care 12-15-2015 3.00
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Patient Care: What Pharmacists Should Know 09-05-2016 1.50
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
Serotonin and Beyond: Optimizing Management of Major Depressive Disorder 01-12-2016 2.00
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
Splitting Hairs: Pharmacist-Focused Strategies for Individualizing Treatment of Head Lice 06-01-2015 2.00
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 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 Improving Outcomes in Patients Using Contact Lens Cleaning Solutions 12-12-2015 2.00
The Role of the Pharmacist in Optimizing Treatment Options and Monitoring Abuse in ADHD Medications 04-06-2017 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 Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents: A Primer for Health-System Pharmacists 01-06-2017 2.00
Update on Bowel Preparations: Improving Diagnostic Accuracy and Patient Adherence 05-10-2015 1.00
Zinc and Zinc Preparations for Colds: An Update for Pharmacists 11-12-2015 1.00