The University of Texas College of Pharmacy welcomes you to the Hospital Practice Seminar, a CPE & CME Continuing Education Event.
Topics Important for Hospital Practice
The Hospital Practice Seminar’s (HPS) mission is to provide important updates relevant to today’s hospital-based pharmacists, physicians, and pharmacy technicians. The HPS promotes a culture of cross-institutional collaboration, creativity and innovation. Here are some of the topics we are working on for this year’s seminar.
2018 Seminar Topics
- Updates in the Treatment of Sepsis
- Antibiotic Stewardship & Resistance
- Interchangeability of Biosimilars
- Enhanced Surgical Recovery
- Pneumonia Antimicrobial Treatment w/ Steroid Use
- Evaluating the Cost of Care
- Pharmacy Informatics
- Communicating with Your C-Suite
- Precepting in Multidisciplinary Teams
- Mindfulness Meditation
- New Drug Update
- Addiction and Inpatient Detoxification
TSBP-requirements (if applicable)
- Sterile Compounding (2 hours)
- Precepting – Coaching Interprofessional Skills (1 hour)
- Strategies to Safely Manage Pain Medications (1.5 hours) Meets new TSBP requirement for 1 hour of CE about opioids, for pharmacist license renewals. (§295.8 CE Requirement)
- Texas Pharmacy Law Update (1 hour)
Who Should Attend
Pharmacists, Physicians, Physician Assistants, and Pharmacy Technicians who practice in hospital or clinical settings, who wish to learn practical information in order to improve practice behaviors and patient outcomes.
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This two-day seminar includes a total 19.0 hours of CE programming from which pharmacists/technicians can choose to earn a maximum of 15.00 contact hours. In order to receive 15.00 contact hours of CE credit, the participant must attend/participate in all sessions of the seminar and complete the online Evaluations at the conclusion of each session and the overall seminar.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course has been designated by The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School for 2.50 credit(s) of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.