North Carolina Association of Pharmacists
   Advancing Pharmacy. Improving Health.

The Pharmacist and Naloxone: Opportunity to Save Lives

The Pharmacist and Naloxone: Opportunity to Save Lives
Speakers:
Cathy Huie, PharmD, FIACP, CPP
Jerry McKee, PharmD, MS, BCPP
Vera Reinstein, PharmD, BCPS

Continuing Education:
Correspondence (1 hr). To receive Continuing Education for this webinar, you must sign in using your username and password.  If you are a non-member without a username and password click the join link at top of the page. Using the drop down arrow next to membership option choose C.E. non-member to create a profile to get a username and password. Then click this link to take the quiz.
 

Learning Objectives:
1) Review the U.S. and N.C. trends on opioid overdose
2) Understand key elements of N.C.’s statewide standing order for naloxone
3) Review naloxone pharmacology and product availability
4) Identify patients at high risk of overdose and candidates for naloxone
5) Understand naloxone best practices for the pharmacy