VA Service Breakout: The Role of the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Transitions of Care and the Role of the Pharmacist in Suicide Prevention

Description

This presentation focuses on defining the role and impact on access and quality of the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in transitions of care and the role of the pharmacist in suicide prevention.  Best practices in federal pharmacy to enhance patient care will be identified and discussed.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Explain the role of the CPS in transitions of care.
  2. Explain the role of the pharmacist in suicide prevention.
  3. Identify best practices related to transitions of care and suicide prevention.

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Explain the role of the CPS in transitions of care.
  2. Explain the role of the pharmacist in suicide prevention.
  3. Identify best practices related to transitions of care and suicide prevention.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Kyleigh
Kyleigh Gould, Pharm.D., BCACP
Associate Chief of Clinical Pharmacy Services
Kansas City VA Medical Center
 
Daina
Daina Wells, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCPP
National Clinical Program Manager
VA
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Service Breakout
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Monday, October 22
Time: 
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: 
Kansas City Convention Center - 3501H
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-212-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .15
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-18-212-L04-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .15
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based