HSOP Continuing Education

Medication Management for Older Adults: Consultant Pharmacist Certification


Medication Management for Older Adults: Consultant Pharmacist Certification

Credit Hours: 10 ACPE and AlBOP approved credit hours
Online Registration
Date: Friday, July 19 - Saturday, July 20
Time: Friday, 1 - 5:15 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Cost: $275
Locations: Auburn Only
Target Audience: This knowledge-based program is intended for community or institutional pharmacists.
Faculty: Amber Hutchison and Haley Phillippe

Summary: This program will provide 10 hours of CE credit. The Friday portion of the program will be directed to those wanting to receive Consultant Certification from the Alabama Board of Pharmacy. Saturday’s programming will focus on disease states and medications that impact the older adult. Participants will have the option of registering for both Friday and Saturday programming for a total of 10 hours of CE credit. All 10 hours of programming are approved by the Alabama Board of Pharmacy for consultant credit hours as well as ACPE credit hours.

Activity Completion Requirements

To obtain credit for "Medication Management for Older Adults" each participant will need to attend the live seminar and complete the online program evaluation in the week following the seminar. Credit will be uploaded to the ACPE CPE Monitor within 5 business days of completion. Once credit is awarded, transcripts will be available online within 24 hours on the Learner’s CPE Monitor profile at www.nabp.net. The Office of Post Graduate Education strongly encourages each participant to check their profile online within 60 days of attendance to ensure credit has been awarded properly. ACPE will not accept CE submissions after 60 days from the live seminar date.


Medication Management for Older Adults: Optimizing interprofessional collaboration

Credit Hours:

  • AlBOP and ACPE approved for .6 CEUs for pharmacists
  • ABN approved for 7.2 CE credits for nurses
  • CME approval pending

Online Registration
Date: Saturday, July 20
Time: 8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Cost: $200
Locations: Auburn, Mobile, Birmingham, Huntsville
Target Audience: This knowledge-based program is intended for pharmacists, nurses, physicians, and nurse practitioners. CME approval pending.
Faculty: TBA

Summary: This program will focus on disease states and medications that impact the older adult. The 6 hour program will be hosted simultaneously in Auburn, Mobile, Birmingham, and Huntsville.

Activity Completion Requirements

To obtain credit for "Medication Management for Older Adults" each participant will need to attend the live seminar and complete the online program evaluation in the week following the seminar. Credit will be uploaded to the ACPE CPE Monitor within 5 business days of completion. Once credit is awarded, transcripts will be available online within 24 hours on the Learner’s CPE Monitor profile at www.nabp.net. The Office of Post Graduate Education strongly encourages each participant to check their profile online within 60 days of attendance to ensure credit has been awarded properly. ACPE will not accept CE submissions after 60 days from the live seminar date.


Course Materials
  • Will be posted the week prior to the event.

Session Details:

10-hour option is Friday and Saturday; 6-hour option is Saturday only.

Friday, July 19, 2019
1:00 - 5:15 p.m.
Introduction to Regulations & Patient Care in Long Term Care Facilities for New Consultants
Dr. Amber Hutchison and Dr. Haley Phillippe
ACPE# 0001-0000-19-002-L03-P

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the pharmacy related regulations in CMS Appendix PP- Guidance to Surveyors for Long Term Care Facilities.
  • Construct a pharmacy patient care strategy based on compliance with CMS regulations.
  • Explain the role and responsibilities of the pharmacist in the many components of medication provision, management, security, and assessment.
  • Develop a plan for integrated professional cooperation to better serve the needs of patients.

Saturday, July 20, 2019

8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
More information coming soon.


Last Updated: January 10, 2019