New training sessions are being added regularly in 2019 for this increasingly popular program. The innovative Test2Learn platform enables students to learn about this cutting edge topic by using real genetic data in highly-interactive exercises. Learners will be trained to decipher tests, translate results, and make recommendations to help optimize medication regimens while receiving the instruction necessary to administer the training to others all in one day. See the Upcoming Trainings page for registration.
Join us for a discussion on travel vaccine recommendations and strategies for implementation. At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to discuss the geographic epidemiology and clinical manifestations of certain pathogens encountered during travel among other timely and relevant material. There is no fee to participate in this activity. You may claim credit for your attendance of the live event or enroll in the recorded version at this link.
Join us for a discussion on common misunderstandings about flu and flu vaccines as well as communication tips on how best to respond. At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to; explain common myths about flu and flu vaccines, describe strategies to communicate with patients and parents about the importance of annual flu vaccination and determine the best approach for flu vaccination discussions with patients. There is no fee to participate in this activity. You may claim credit for your participation in the live event or enroll in the recorded version at this link.
Designed for community pharmacy, academia and pharmacy association staff, the NACDS Community Pharmacy-Based Point-of-Care Testing certificate program trains participants to administer a variety of point-of-care tests, as well as health and physical assessments. The accredited certificate program includes 20 hours of Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) credit, including 16 hours of home study and 4 hours of live training about disease states, physical assessments, point-of-care tests, collaborative practice models and business models. Periodically, the training will provide the certificate program and the Train-the-Trainer instructor course all in one day. Check our Upcoming Trainings page for more details at this link.
NACDS provides CPE for
National Immunization Awareness
NACDS is pleased to work in partnership with the National Foundation of Infectious Diseases (NFID) to provide continuing pharmacy education (CPE) to healthcare providers on a variety of important and timely topics about the importance of vaccination, as well as the need to provide vaccine recommendations to patients/caregivers. Four webinars, hosted by NFID in preparation for the 2018/2019 flu season provided guidance from the CDC’s Advisory Council for Immunization Practices (ACIP) on a range of current immunization topic areas. All webinars were recorded and are available for one hour of CPE each under the "Webinars" tab or at this link.
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2019 TSE Insight Sessions
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) offers ACPE-ccredited Insight Sessions each year at the NACDS Total Store Expo (TSE). Join us in Boston, MA, August 26 for educational knowledge and practiced-based activities addressing the latest on pharmacy operations, practice and clinical issues. Online registration for TSE is available on the NACDS webpage for the event. For a full description of Insight Sessions, and to claim credit following the live event, click this link.
Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices (ACIP) Meeting Update
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS), in partnership with the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) NACDS is pleased to offer CPE credit for the program, Updates for June 2019 ACIP Meeting, to be broadcast live on July 18. There is no fee associated with this event. To register and claim credit following the live event, click this link.
Healthcare Personnel Immunization Webinar - Online
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS), in partnership with the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID), is pleased to provide CPE credit for the program, Strategies for Overcoming Barriers to Healthcare Personnel Immunization, which was recorded on April 25. There is no fee associated with this event. Those who attended the webinar may claim one contact hour of CPE or attend the recorded version at this link.
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