Central Pharmacy Naloxone Training

The Pain Standards Task Force is hosting a pharmacy educational event covering the newest regulations in response to the opioid epidemic. All pharmacists from Central Oregon are invited.

When: November 2, 2018 at St. Charles at 2500 NE Neff Rd, Bend, OR in the Heart and Lung Conference Room, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Breakfast included.

CME: Approved by the Board of Pharmacy for 2 hours of Oregon Continuing Education.

Cost: Free

Fiona Karbowicz, R.PH from the Oregon Board of Pharmacy will cover the following information:

  • Understand how prescribers and pharmacists prescribe the various formulations of naloxone consistent with Oregon Board of Pharmacy regulations.
  • Learn how to educate the patient on proper administration of naloxone.
  • Gain awareness of the Oregon Board of Pharmacy’s new Syringe Access Policy.
  • Share rules for pharmacy collection of unused medications and safe drug disposal.
  • Understand the importance of utilizing the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.

Registration: EventBrite

Event Date: 11/02/2018