Pharmacy Update: Tennessee: A State in Crisis (technician)


Tennessee: A State in Crisis
Wesley Geminn, PharmD, BCPP
Chief Pharmacist, State Opioid Treatment Authority
Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
 
0064-0000-21-008-L01-PT
CE Credits: 1 hour
 
Pharmacist Objectives:
  • Describe the scope and epidemiology of the state and nationwide opioid crisis
  • Discuss the basic pathophysiology of opioid use disorder (OUD)
  • Recognize recent trends in state and national legislation related to the opioid crisis
  • Compare and contrast the different medications used to treat OUD
  • Evaluate opportunities available for pharmacist involvement in OUD treatment
 
Pharmacy Technician Objectives:
  • Describe the scope and epidemiology of the state and nationwide opioid crisis
  • Discuss the basic pathophysiology of opioid use disorder (OUD)
  • Recognize recent trends in state and national legislation related to the opioid crisis
  • Evaluate opportunities available for pharmacy technician involvement in OUD treatment
 

Fee

$5.00

CE Hours

1.00

CE Units

0.100

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

 

 

Tennessee: A State in Crisis
Wesley Geminn, PharmD, BCPP
Chief Pharmacist, State Opioid Treatment Authority
Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
 
0064-0000-21-008-L01-PT
CE Credits: 1 hour
 
Pharmacist Objectives:
  • Describe the scope and epidemiology of the state and nationwide opioid crisis
  • Discuss the basic pathophysiology of opioid use disorder (OUD)
  • Recognize recent trends in state and national legislation related to the opioid crisis
  • Compare and contrast the different medications used to treat OUD
  • Evaluate opportunities available for pharmacist involvement in OUD treatment
 
Pharmacy Technician Objectives:
  • Describe the scope and epidemiology of the state and nationwide opioid crisis
  • Discuss the basic pathophysiology of opioid use disorder (OUD)
  • Recognize recent trends in state and national legislation related to the opioid crisis
  • Evaluate opportunities available for pharmacy technician involvement in OUD treatment

Objectives

  • Describe the scope and epidemiology of the state and nationwide opioid crisis
  • Discuss the basic pathophysiology of opioid use disorder (OUD)
  • Recognize recent trends in state and national legislation related to the opioid crisis
  • Evaluate opportunities available for pharmacy technician involvement in OUD treatment

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Wesley Geminn, PharmD, BCPP
Chief Pharmacist, TN State Opioid Treatment Authority

Activity Number

0064-0000-21-008-H01-T

Release Date: Aug 6, 2021
Credit Expiration Date: Apr 18, 2022

CE Hours

1.00

Fee

$5.00