Approved for 5 hours of Pharmacist CE
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August 19, 2019
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Pre-Meeting Panel Discussion: USP 800 Implementation Tips (no CE)
Joanna Robinson, Pharm.D, MS, Inpatient Operations Manager, The University of Kansas Health System
Megan Ohrlund, Pharm.D, BCPS, Clinical Pharmacist, Salina Regional Health Center
Ashley Edwards, Pharm.D, Director of Pharmacy, Newman Regional Health
Joanna Robinson will describe how to develop a hazardous drug list and develop a USP 800 compliance plan. A panel of pharmacist representatives from 4 different-sized hospitals will share their progress and hurdles and answer questions from the attendees.
August 20, 2019
8:30 am - 9:00 am: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 am -10:00 am: Controlling Hazardous Drug Exposure Risk Joanna Robinson,
Inpatient Operations Manager,
The University of Kansas Health system
This presentation will detail arrangement of the elements of the CDC Hierarchy of Controls and interpret USP recommendations for the use of Personal Protective Equipment.
10:00 am - 10:15 am: Break
10:15 am - 11:15 am: Opioid Stewardship Initiatives:
Kyle Eichelberger, Pharm.D,
Pharmacist, LMH Health, Lawrence, KS
This presentation will detail the development of an opioid stewardship program in a 174-bed community hospital and the implementation of a multimodal pain management strategy for patients in total joint replacements.
11:15 am -12:15 pm: Toxidrome Pearls from A to Z: Must-have Antidote Strategies for hospitals (Large and Small)
Zahra Nasrazadani, Pharm.D, BCPS
Allison Rosa, Pharm.D,
Emergency Department Pharmacists
Salina Regional Health Center
This program will identify regional resources for continuity of care in managing toxocologic emergencies and demonstrate how to implement toxidrome pearl strategies at the community level.
12:15 pm -1:30 pm Networking Lunch
1:30 pm -2:30 pm: Hot Topics in Medication Safety: ISMP Update, Cannabidiol, and Online Pharmacies
Greg Burger, Pharm.D, CPPS, FASHP, NREMT
Medication Safety Coordinator
Risk Management Department
Preventing errors involves more than just looking at internal data. This program will review hot topics in medication safety by looking back at some of the most important Institute for Safe Medication Practices newsletter topics from the last year, the legalization and the risks/benefits of cannabidiol in Kansas, and the risks of ordering medications through online pharmacies.
2:30 pm -3: 30 pm Board of Pharmacy Update
Alexandra Blasi, JD, MBA,
Kansas Board of Pharmacy
This presentation will provide relevant updates from the Board of Pharmacy and the regulatory community from the past year to rural pharmacists, pharmacy nurses and technicians.
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm: Wrap-up, Evaluations and CE certificate distribution
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Breakfast and Lunch will be served
CE will be through the Kansas Board of Pharmacy
The Hilton Garden Inn is offering attendees a special rate of $109.00 plus tax for a king room or two double bedded room.
- Call 785-309-0440 and identify as Rural Hospital Pharmacy Summit attendee