In this week's "Seminar Session Digest" we showcase a few of our pharmacy technician sessions we have planned for Seminar 2018. CSHP has been a leading advocate for pharmacy technicians and we want to serve as a platform for those looking to grow in the profession!
With over 25 educational courses for pharmacy technicians, check out just a few of our highlighted tech sessions below!
Friday, October 5th | 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Preventing Controlled Substance Diversion in the Pharmacy
Course Description: This session will provide a brief overview on the issue of diversion within the pharmacy setting. We will discuss why pharmacy has a high potential for diversion and introduce methods to prevent diversion.
Co-speaker: Thomas Harper, MPH, CPhT, FCSHP
Controlled Substance Auditor/Diversion Specialist | UC Davis Health
Co-speaker: Steve Norris, CPhT
Inpatient Technician Supervisor | UC Davis Health
Friday, October 5th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pharmacists and Technicians: Advocates for Improving Clinical Decision Support
Course Description: This session will provide an overview and improvement strategies for clinical decision support (CDS) applications commonly available within electronic health record (EHR) systems to aid with safe and effective medication ordering.
Speaker: Armen I. Simonian, PharmD
Pharmacy Informaticist | Sharp Healthcare
Thursday, October 4th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Implementation of Controlled Substance Diversion Prevention Program at a Southern California Health System
Course Description: This presentation will provide pharmacists and technicians with lessons learned, challenges and successes during each implementation stage of a health system controlled substance diversion prevention program.
Co-Speaker: Jarius Mahoe, PharmD
PGY2 HSPA Resident | Palomar Health
Co-Speaker: Cherrie Labadie, CPhT
Pharmacy Compliance Technician | Palomar Health
Ready to join us at Seminar?
Seminar 2018, October 4-7th, is taking place at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina. Register today or learn more about all of our Seminar educational/CE sessions below!