Certificate & Advanced Training Programs

The Illinois Pharmacists Association (IPhA) is a licensed partner to provide the APhA Certificate & Advanced Training Programs listed below.  

 

APhA's Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery is an innovative and interactive training program that teaches pharmacists the skills necessary to become a primary source for vaccine information and administration. The program teaches the basics of immunology and focuses on practice implementation and legal/regulatory issues. 

For information on APhA's Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery program, objectives
and ACPE Information, CLICK HERE.

Upcoming Programs: APhA has received an educational grant from Merck and will be offering this program on Thursday, October 27, 2022, in Chicago, Illinois.  Grant funding allows APhA to offer this course for only $99!  This program will be in-person. 

Please read the program flyer prior to completing registration.  PROGRAM FLYER

To register, follow this link: https://aphanet.pharmacist.com/immunization-2022.  For specific questions regarding this program, contact APhA at [email protected].


  

APhA/WSU's Pharmacy-Based Immunization Administration by Pharmacy Technicians training program explores the expanding role of the pharmacy technician by providing additional skills training to administer immunizations.  This two-part program emphasizes a health care team collaboration between pharmacists and technicians which seeks to improve population health by increasing immunization rates in states that allow technicians to immunize.

For information on APhA/WSU Pharmacy-Based Immunization Administration by Pharmacy Technicians program,
objectives 
and ACPE Information, CLICK HERE.

Upcoming Programs:  No future programs currently scheduled.


 

APhA's Pharmacy-Based Travel Health Services is an innovative and interactive advanced competency training (ACT) program that explores the pharmacist’s role in providing travel health services to patients. This application-based activity is the first step for pharmacists interested in learning the essential skills necessary to successfully provide travel health services.

For more information on APhA's Pharmacy-Based Travel Health Services program, objectives and ACPE Information, CLICK HERE.

Upcoming Programs:  No future programs currently scheduled.

Please read the program flyer prior to completing registration.  PROGRAM FLYER

 


    

APhA's The Pharmacist and Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Certificate Training Program is a newly revised, intensive educational experience designed to equip pharmacists with the knowledge, skills, and confidence needed to provide effective, evidence-based diabetes care. Five self-study modules provide comprehensive instruction in current diabetes concepts and standards of care. The live seminar incorporates case studies and hands-on skills training focused on the situations most likely to be encountered—as well as the services most needed—in community and ambulatory care practice settings. Participants will gain experience evaluating and adjusting drug therapy regimens for patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, counseling patients about lifestyle interventions, analyzing and interpreting self-monitoring of blood glucose results, and assessing the overall health status of patients to identify needed monitoring and interventions. 

For information on APhA's The Pharmacist & Patient-Centered Diabetes Care program, objectives
and ACPE Information, CLICK HERE.

Upcoming Programs:  No future programs currently scheduled.

 


 

APhA's Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services is an innovative and interactive certificate training program that explores the pharmacist’s role in providing MTM services to patients. Pharmacists have a tremendous opportunity to receive reimbursement for monitoring and improving medication use in patients with complex medication regimens. This practice-based activity teaches pharmacists the essential skills necessary to become a successful MTM practitioner. The certificate training program will enhance pharmacists’ clinical expertise in evaluating complicated medication regimens, identifying medication-related problems, and making recommendations to patients, caregivers, and health care professionals.

For more information on APhA's Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services program, objectives
and ACPE Information, CLICK HERE.

Upcoming Programs:  No future programs currently scheduled.


For information on future course offerings, contact Kimberly Condon at [email protected] or 217-522-7300.