Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances Update for Implementation

Saturday, October 13, 2012, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
San Diego Convention Center
Location: Convention Center, Room 2, Level 2
Continuing Education Credits: 0.05 (0.5 Contact Hours)
ACPE #: 207-000-12-207-L04-P
ACPE #: 207-000-12-207-L04-T

This session will bring you up to date on what is happening with the implementation of EPCS in the industry with a concentration on independent community pharmacy and outline the software and requirements necessary for implementation.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the current state of implementation for EPCS and challenges to implementation in the market.
  2. Outline the technology and other requirements necessary for community pharmacy implementation of EPCS.

Technician Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the current state of implementation for EPCS and challenges to implementation in the market.
  2. Outline the technology and other requirements necessary for community pharmacy implementation of EPCS.

Speaker: Ken Whittemore, Jr, Vice President of Professional and Regulatory Affairs, Surescripts, Arlington, Virginia

Categories: Activity Type: Knowledge-based Audience: Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

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