Diabetes Medication Therapy Management (MTM)
Certificate Program for Pharmacy Technicians

Purchase unlimited access to all 9 CE courses (total of 16.5 credit hours) listed below for 2 years for a one-time fee of $39.95

What This Certificate Program Offers

The Power-Pak C.E.® Diabetes MTM Certificate Program for Pharmacy Technicians is a comprehensive continuing education certificate program created specifically for the pharmacy technician while recognizing their evolving role in participating as part of a health care team. Concepts are consistent with the new model in health care emphasizing a team based approach to patient care. Each module was created and reviewed by experts in the field of diabetes management and faculty from some of the most prestigious schools of pharmacy.

This 16.5 credit certificate program provides up-to-date information about diabetes management in an easily digestible format that includes valuable open-ended questions that can be used with patients in everyday practice. It also provides information on decision making for the pharmacy technician on when to consult a pharmacist.

This program provides a Certificate of training verifying that you have completed the course material, and is not a Certification program.


Program Goals

Pharmacy technicians completing this program should be better prepared to:

  • Describe the physiology of type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
  • Review how different treatment options work to lower blood sugar levels in patients with diabetes.
  • Identify patients that may lack knowledge of how to monitor their blood sugar levels and when to refer them to the pharmacist for consultation.
  • Identify patients that may be at risk for diabetes or those that exhibit symptoms of diabetes and refer them to the pharmacist for consultation.
  • List some common safety concerns about insulin products, including administration and dispensing.
  • Identify the role of the pharmacy technician in Medication Therapy Management services, the importance of the Complete Medication Review and how patients with diabetes can benefit from MTM


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Pharmacy Technician Diabetes MTM Certificate Program Listing

The program includes 9 cutting edge modules:

Module 1. Diabetes Defined: An Overview of Prevalence and Pathophysiology

Topic(s): Diabetes
Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 2.00
ACPE / Other / 2.00
Web Publication: 11/21/2019
Expiration: 11/21/2022

 

Module 2. Identifying Oral Agents Used to Treat Diabetes

Topic(s): Diabetes

To educate pharmacy technicians about oral agents used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 2.00
ACPE / Other / 2.00
Web Publication: 1/30/2019
Expiration: 1/30/2022

 

Module 3. Overview of Non-Insulin Injectable Glucose-Lowering Agents

Topic(s): Diabetes , Medication Therapy Management

The goal of this CE module is to educate pharmacy technicians on the available non-insulin injectable medications for the management of diabetes.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 2.00
ACPE / Other / 2.00
Web Publication: 5/2/2019
Expiration: 5/2/2022

 

Module 4. Blood Glucose Monitoring

Topic(s): Diabetes

The goal of this CE module is to educate pharmacy technicians on the basic concepts of blood glucose monitoring and interpretation of results to assist in the appropriate treatment of patients with diabetes mellitus.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 1.50
ACPE / Other / 1.50
Web Publication: 12/6/2019
Expiration: 12/6/2022

 

Module 5: Understanding Insulin Therapy for Pharmacy Technicians

Topic(s): Diabetes

To provide pharmacy technicians with knowledge of the types of insulin products available and how these products are used to manage diabetes mellitus.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 2.50
ACPE / Other / 2.50
Web Publication: 6/1/2019
Expiration: 6/1/2022

 

Module 6. Staying Alert for Insulin Safety: Promoting Safe Practices to Protect Patients

Topic(s): Diabetes , Patient Safety

To educate pharmacy technicians about insulin safety.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 2.00
ACPE / Other / 2.00
Web Publication: 2/6/2019
Expiration: 2/6/2022

 

Module 7. Exercise for Better Health: Physical Activity Recommendations in Diabetes

Topic(s): Diabetes , Medication Therapy Management

The goal of this CE module is to educate pharmacists on how exercise impacts diabetes control, and to familiarize themselves with different types and levels of exercise therapy that may be appropriate for patients with diabetes.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 2.00
ACPE / Other / 2.00
Web Publication: 5/2/2019
Expiration: 5/2/2022

 

Module 8. Diabetes and Nutrition 101

Topic(s): Diabetes , Medication Therapy Management

The goal of this CE module is to educate pharmacy technicians about what constitutes a healthy diet for patients with diabetes and how different food choices affect blood glucose control.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 2.00
ACPE / Other / 2.00
Web Publication: 5/2/2019
Expiration: 5/2/2022

 

Module 9. The Role of the Pharmacy Technician in Medication Therapy Management Services and the Importance of the Complete Medication Review

Topic(s): Diabetes

To provide pharmacy technicians with information on how medication therapy management services can be provided at the pharmacy level and describe how technicians can be directly involved in the medication review process.

Accreditations/Hours:
ACPE / Pharm Tech / 0.50
ACPE / Other / 0.50
Web Publication: 2/6/2019
Expiration: 2/6/2022

 


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