Live Your Best Life - May 15, 2021

MSCP/MSPT Joint Educational Event

Live Your Best Life: A Virtual Event to Enhance the Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Alliance

May 15, 2021

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

 

REGISTRATION

Register online before 4 p.m. on May 7, 2021. Instructions to access the virtual event will be emailed to registrants before 4 p.m. on May 14. 

Click here to print the complete flyer.

Rates:

MPA/MSCP Pharmacist Member $80

Pharmacist Nonmember $160

MPA/MSPT Technician Member $35

Technician Nonmember $70

MPA Student Member $20

Student Nonmember $40

The webinars occurring on May 15, 2021, are being offered in an effort to provide pharmacists and technicians with the opportunity to obtain LIVE continuing education credit. 

AGENDA

A LIVE Virtual Meeting Delivered by Webinar Offering 5.0 Hours of Credit

9-10:30 a.m. - BEHAVIORAL HEALTH—BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS: HELPING PATIENTS LIVE THEIR BEST LIVES

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-21-202-L04-P, 0112-0000-21-202-L04-T

1.5 contact hours; Application-based Activity

Taylor Pettit-Rademacker, LMSW, CAADC, workforce development trainer, Cherry Health, Grand Rapids, Mich. and Lori Heetderks, CPhT,  340B program coordinator and pharmacy technician, Cherry Health, Grand Rapids, Mich.

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to recognize and describe common barriers and how to overcome them, identify patient population and services provided at Cherry Health, identify signs of patient non-adherence to medications, and describe individual roles in increasing the well-being of patients.

10:30-10:45 a.m. - BREAK

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. - FOUNDATIONS OF HEALTH: OPTIMIZE HEALTH USING SUPPLEMENTS AND DIET

ACPE Universal Activity # 0112-0000-21-203-L04-P, 0112-0000-21-203-L04-T

1.5 contact hours; Knowledge-based Activity

Brandi Grimmer, PhT, nutritional consultant, Keystone Pharmacy, Wyoming, Mich.

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to  explain the difference between the Standard American Diet and Mediterranean Diet, identify resources for patients of their practice, discuss the recommended dosing of the cure supplements, and explain how nutrients are depleted with common medications.

12:15-12:45 p.m. - VIRTUAL LUNCH ROOM (Sponsored by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board)

12:45-2:15 p.m. - UNDERSTANDING THE HUMAN ANIMAL BOND

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-21-204-L01-P, 0112-0000-21-204-L01-T

1.5 contact hours; Knowledge-based Activity

Dr. Jill Sackman, DVM, Ph.D., owner and CEO, Animal Behavior Consultants of Michigan, PLC, Oxford, Mich. and Ginny Mikita, JD, attorney, Mikita Kruse Law Center, Animal Chaplain, Animal Blessings, Rockford, Mich.

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to discuss a transition care plan for individuals going back to work after being home during COVID in order to decrease the burden of separation anxiety in one’s pet and ourselves., discuss the medications appropriate for a pet experiencing separation anxiety and other behavioral issues, discuss pet medications for chronic health conditions, discuss coping mechanisms to deal with a terminally ill pet and medications used in end of life care/palliative care.

2:30 -4 p.m. - A HEALTHY “GREAT PLACE TO WORK” CULTURE BEGINS WITH TRUST

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-21-205-L04-P, 0112-0000-21-205-L04-T

1.5 contact hours; Application-based Activity

Pinky McPherson, MEd, owner and lead facilitator, PMc Consulting LLC, Grand Rapids, Mich.

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to explain why a healthy workplace culture is important for the success of an organization, describe three key components of this culture, and differentiate between Vulnerability-based, Trust and Predictive Trust and explain why Vulnerability-based trust is important for a Great Place to Work/Healthy Workplace culture.

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

Refunds (minus a $20 administrative fee) will be granted for cancellations received in writing (postmark or fax date) by May 12, 2021. Cancellations received after May 12, 2021, no-shows or changes made to registrations onsite will not be refunded. Refunds will not be provided for inclement weather, nor will refunds be given for registration errors caused by the participant. Refund requests should be sent to MPA Director of Education Mary Farrington.