IACP’s Collaboration with the Tennessee Pharmacists Research and Education Foundation Presents:
2013 Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Update - Live Training Webinar
Are you a pharmacist providing immunizations or CLIA-waived testing services or a pharmacy technician assisting in these services? If you are at any risk for exposure to bloodborne pathogens, you are required to have live OSHA training every year.
OSHA’s fines for non-compliance can exceed $90,000.
You can comply with OSHA’s training requirements for less than $70.
(You do the math.)
Even if you participate in an OSHA training program every year, you are not in compliance with OSHA’s requirements if the training doesn’t have a LIVE component. In response to requests from pharmacists, the Tennessee Pharmacists Research and Education Foundation (TPREF) is offering an ACPE-accredited OSHA training webinar that meets all of OSHA’s training requirements. The 2013 OSHA Update can protect you and your pharmacy practice site against potentially devastating OSHA fines—and your pharmacy site can continue to protect the public against potentially devastating disease.
The webinar program is presented online by Stephan Foster, PharmD, FAPhA, FNAP. Dr. Foster is a retired Captain in the U.S. Public Health Service and is on faculty at the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy. He is on the Speakers’ Bureau for Merck and Roche and is a consultant for GSK and Sanofi-Pasteur.
Dates and Times:
- Mon., Nov. 18, 2013 -- 12 noon CT (1 p.m. ET)
- Mon., Nov. 18, 2013 -- 6 p.m. CT (7 p.m. ET)
- Tues., Nov. 26, 2013 -- 12 noon CT (1 p.m. ET)
- Tues., Nov. 26, 2013 -- 6 p.m. CT (7 p.m. ET)
Please click here for the registration form for IACP Members and Non-members. Please click here for more information.
Click here to view Complying with Occupational Safety and Health Administration Regulations: A Guide for Compounding Pharmacists, an IJPC article written by Bill Mixon, RPh, IACP Member, The Compounding Pharmacy, Hickory, North Carolina and John Nain, MS, CSP, Nain & Associates, LLC, Hickory, North Carolina.
Registration Fees for Pharmacists and Technicians:
- IACP Member: $40
- IACP Non-member: $65
- Single Pharmacy Group Rates: For group rates, please contact TPA staff directly at 615.256.3023. Discounts may be available for pharmacy owners wishing to have their entire pharmacy staff trained by webinar, or if 3 or more registrants would like to attend the webinar from a single pharmacy location.
Continuing Education (ACPE) Credit:
ACPE #0064-0000-13-040-L04-P (Pharmacists)
ACPE #0064-0000-13-040-L04-T (Pharmacy Technicians)
Credits: 1 (0.1 CEU) hour ACPE-accredited live CE.
Target Audience: Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians.
The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Successful completion of this knowledge-based program will provide a statement for one (1.0) live contact hour credit (0.1 CEU) and will be mailed within 3 weeks following the program. Successful completion includes attending the session, signing the attendance sheet, and completion of the program evaluation form. CE credit will also be submitted to the NABP CE Monitor. Pharmacists or pharmacy technicians with questions regarding their NABP e-Profile or CPE Monitor should contact NABP Customer Service at 847-391-4406 or refer to the FAQ section on the NABP website (www.nabp.net/programs/cpe-monitor/cpe-monitor-service).
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