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New Drug Update: What's Hot, What's Not

New Drug Update: What's Hot, What's Not

This course is available for purchase individually or as part of a package of courses:
PURCHASE THE PACKAGE
Earn 38.50 CE for Nurse Practitioners 25.25 pharmacology credits with this NPACE 27-course bundle. Topics include new drug and immunization updates, obesity, diabetes, dermatology, anxiety and depression, sports injuries, and more. Learn more and view all courses included in this bundle.
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Earn 31.75 CE for Nurse Practitioners and 26.25 pharmacology credits with this NPACE 25-course bundle. Topics include new drug and immunization updates, end of life care, diabetes, dermatology, anxiety and depression, and more. Learn more and view all courses included in this bundle.
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Earn 27.75 CE for Nurse Practitioners and 26.25 pharmacology credits with the NPACE 21-course bundle. New drug updates, pain management, and dermatology are among the topics explored. Learn more and view all courses included in this package.
PURCHASE THE PACKAGE
Earn 33.50 CE for Nurse Practitioners and 25.25 pharmacology credits with the NPACE 22-course bundle. New drug updates, pain management, and dermatology are among the topics explored. Learn more and view all courses included in this package.
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This 15-course NPACE bundle can earn you 24.25 CE for Nurse Practitioners and 18.25 pharmacology credits. Topics include antibiotics, dermatology, immunizations, women's health, and more. Learn more and view all courses included in this package.
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Earn 12.25 CE for Nurse Practitioners and 11.75 pharmacology credits with this NPACE package featuring Mimi Secor, DNP, FNP-BC, NCMP, FAANP and Wendy L. Wright, MS, RN, ARNP, FNP, FAANP. Package includes 9 courses on various topics. Learn more and view all courses included in this package.
PURCHASE THE PACKAGE
Earn 14.25 CE for Nurse Practitioners and 13.25 pharmacology credits when you purchase the package. 11 activities address new drug updates, asthma and COPD, and more. Learn more and view all courses included in this package.
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Format

Webcast

Time to Complete

1.50 hours

Released

March 8, 2018

Expires

March 8, 2020

Maximum Credits

1.50 / CE for Nurse Practitioners; includes 1.50 pharmacology credits

Accredited Provider

This program is jointly provided by Nurse Practitioner Associates for Continuing Education (NPACE) and Haymarket Medical Education.

Commercial Supporter

There is no commercial support for this activity.

Producer

Produced in conjunction with myCME and NPACE

Program Description

Keeping up with new medications, particularly given the recent trend towards direct-to-consumer advertising, is one of the true challenges of primary care. Ms. Wright will focus on the top new and widely used medications, including their appropriate uses, adverse effects, and drug interactions.

Educational Objectives

After taking part in this educational activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Identify 10 to 20 new medications
  • Discuss the use, side effects, drug-drug interactions, and benefits of each of the medications
  • Discuss updates related to labeling, indications, and risks associated with various medications

Faculty

Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP
Adult and Family Nurse Practitioner
Owner - Wright & Associates Family Healthcare, Amherst and Concord, NH
Owner - Partners in Healthcare Education


Wendy Wright is on the speakers bureaus of Sanofi-Pasteur, Merck, and Takeda and is a consultant for Sanofi-Pasteur, Takeda, Pfizer, Arbor, and Merck.

Planners and Managers Disclosures

The planners of this activity reported the following relationships with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:

Marjorie Crabtree, DNP, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, has nothing to disclose.
Karen Windle, RNC, MS, WHNP-BC, has nothing to disclose.
Mimi Secor, DNP, FNP-BC, NCMP, FAANP, is on the speaker’s bureau for GenPath Lab, Hologic, and Shionogi.
Jodi Osterhout Vanasse, MSN, ANP-BC, has nothing to disclose.
Shelley Yeager has nothing to disclose.
Katy Monaco has nothing to disclose.

Credit

1.50

Type

CE for Nurse Practitioners

Accreditation Statement

Nurse Practitioner Associates for Continuing Education (NPACE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

NPACE, the Provider of awarding contact hours, is responsible for adherence to ANCC criteria.

Designation Statement

NPACE designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.50 CNE credits, of which 1.50 is pharmacology credit. Participants should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. NPACE and myCME do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.

The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of any organization associated with this activity. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

Disclaimer

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

Instructions

To earn credits for this activity, you must 1) watch all course videos; 2) pass the post-test with a score of 70% or higher; and 3) complete the course evaluation. You may retake the post-test until you achieve a passing score, at which point you will receive a digital copy of your credit certificate. Your online certificate will be saved on myCME within your Profile/CME History, which you can access at any time.

Contact Information

Credit Questions?
If you have any questions relating to the provision of continuing nursing education contact hours of this activity, please contact NPACE at 508-907-6424 or email: npace@npace.org.

Other Questions?
If you have any questions regarding the program delivery or format, please contact myCME.Support@haymarketmedical.com.

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