HIV Updates for Pharmacy Practice

Maximizing Your Role to Impact Patient Outcomes

 

Part 1: THE PHARMACIST’S ROLE IN RAPID ART: Supporting Patients With Newly Diagnosed HIV

This activity will present rapid antiretroviral therapy (ART) fundamentals and clinical benefits as well as strategies to link newly diagnosed HIV-positive patients to care quickly. Emphasis will be placed on the important role that pharmacists play as the trusted link between newly diagnosed patients and local treatment providers.

 

Part 2: THE PHARMACIST’S ROLE IN OPTIMIZING HIV TREATMENT: Supporting the Patients’ Adherence and Retention in Care

This activity will provide pharmacists with the most recent clinical and pharmacologic information surrounding ART as well as pharmacist involvement in HIV management based on American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) guidelines. This program will address the pharmacist’s role in counseling patients about switching options and the importance of reviewing polypharmacy for patients with comorbid conditions.

 

Jointly provided by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Integritas Communications.

 

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Sanofi Genzyme and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.

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Part 1: The Pharmacist’s Role in Rapid ART

Supporting Patients With Newly Diagnosed HIV

Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD; Jason J. Schafer, PharmD
MODULE 1
Begin Activity

credit amount 1.00

credit type ACPE

expiration 10/09/2021

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Part 2: The Pharmacist’s Role in Optimizing HIV Treatment

Supporting the Patients’ Adherence and Retention in Care

Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD; Jason J. Schafer, PharmD
MODULE 2
Begin Activity

credit amount 1.00

credit type ACPE

expiration 10/09/2021

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HIV Updates for Pharmacy Practice

Maximizing Your Role to Impact Patient Outcomes