Technician CE - Antimicrobial Stewardship for Pharmacy Technicians

7:00pm Wednesday, 18 April 2018
8:00pm Wednesday, 18 April 2018
Branch CPD Event
Westmead Hospital
Cnr Hawkesbury Road and Darcy Road Lecture Theatre 4, Westmead Education & Conference Centre
Westmead, New South Wales 2145
Australia

This presentation provides an overview of antimicrobials, antimicrobial resistance, antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) and reflections on pharmacy technicians' role in AMS.

Learning objectives:

  • Explain the term “antimicrobial”
  • Describe the issue of antimicrobial resistance
  • Describe antimicrobial stewardship strategies
  • Identify the pharmacy technician’s role in antimicrobial stewardship

**Registration from 6.30pm for a 7.00pm start**

Registration:

  • Member: Free - please register below, to ensure you are not charged. Enter your email address and select lookup, the discount will then be applied
  • Non-member: $25.00

Webinar registration: This is a member-only webinar

**Please note this event may be recorded/filmed for the SHPA website and/or photos may be taken for use in SHPA resources and publications.**

* You will receive a confirmation email upon completion of your registration. If you do not receive this within 4 hours, you have not completed your registration and your space is not guaranteed. Please contact the secretariat by emailing events@shpa.org.au

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Speaker

  • Kristin Xenos, BPharm, MPH/MHM, Senior AMS Pharmacist, Western Sydney Local Health District

This CE provides help/assistance for the following Certificate IV in Hospital/Health Services Modules:

  • BSBFLM309 Support Continuous Improvement Systems & Processes
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on & Improve Own Professional Practice
  • HLTPHA008 Support Pharmacist Communication with Clients & Other Healthcare Professional
  • HLTPHA009 Support Pharmacists in the Collection & Presentation of Workplace Data & Information