Due to the implications that the coronavirus pandemic has had on the ability to hold in-person events and keep attendees, speakers and stakeholders safe, the MSPT Five-Live is being converted to a virtual event delivered by webinar and will provide 5.0 hours of LIVE continuing education credit.
Registrations will be accepted until 4 p.m. on Sept. 17, 2020. Instructions to access the virtual event will be emailed to registrants before 4 p.m. on Sept. 18. Register online.
MSPT Technician Member - $35
MSPT Technician Nonmember - $70
MSPT Board Member - $20
MPA Pharmacist Member - $80
MPA Pharmacist Nonmember - $160
A LIVE Virtual Meeting Delivered by Webinar Offering 5.0 Hours of Credit
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9-10 a.m.—MEDICATION SAFETY: REVISTING SAFETY STRATEGIES
DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-20-218-L05-T & #0112-0000-20-218-L05-P
1.0 contact hour; This program meets patient safety training requirements.
Julie Botsford, Pharm.D., medication safety officer, Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, Mich.
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to list five safety behaviors and give examples of each that can help to achieve "zero" harm, describe three characteristics of high reliability organizations and provide examples as it relates to pharmacy practice and explain why it is important to have a transparent, active event reporting system in place.
10-10:10 a.m.—STRETCH BREAK
10:10-11:10 a.m.—RETHINKING OPIOIDS: NEW (AND OLD) IDEAS FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-20-219-L08-T & #0112-0000-20-219-L08-P
1.0 contact hour; This program meets pain training requirements.
Brad Uren, MD, FACEP, emergency physician, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Mich.
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to: explain the rationale for avoiding opioids for routine and chronic pain management, discuss the rational for multimodal pain management and list some of the non opioid management options for pain management that can be utilized in combination for pain management.
11:10-11:20 a.m.—STRETCH BREAK
11:20 a.m.-12:20 p.m.—ACKNOWLEDGE, ASSESS, ADAPT: DIVERSITY IN THE WORKPLACE
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-20-220-L04-T & #0112-0000-20-220-L04-P
1.0 contact hour
Batoul Jaber, pharmacy technician and co-chair, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee, Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor, Mich.
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to discuss diversity in the workplace, discuss people’s religions and practices to garner a better understanding of their beliefs, explain garbbing practices for people with certain religious beliefs and head coverings and discuss how to accommodate USP 800 policies and procedures based on workplace diversity.
12:20-12:50 p.m.—LUNCH BREAK
12:50-1:50 p.m.—WORKING SMARTER, NOT HARDER
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-20-221-L04-T & #0112-0000-20-221-L04-P
1.0 contact hour
Lyn Dolson Pugh, M.A., senior continuous improvement specialist, Munson Healthcare, Traverse City, Mich.
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to identify and evaluate the different types of waste within the workplace, identify opportunities for improvement that is with your span of control and discuss techniques to solve the waste problem.
1:50-2 p.m.—STRETCH BREAK
2-3 p.m.—PHARMACY LAW AND REGULATIONS UPDATE
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-20-222-L03-T & #0112-0000-20-222-L03-P
1.0 contact hour; This program meets law training requirements.
Brian Sapita, government affairs manager, Michigan Pharmacists Association, Lansing, Mich.
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to discuss how to advocate for potential and upcoming regulatory changes currently being discussed with policy makers, identify mechanisms to be in compliance with recent law and policy changes and identify relevant changes to pharmacy law and policy taking effect in 2020.
CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY
Refunds (minus a $20 administrative fee) will be granted for cancellations received in writing (postmark or fax date) by Sept. 14, 2020. Cancellations received after Sept. 14, 2020, 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.