Back to Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Specialty Review Course, Workbook Chapters and PRACTICE Exam Package (No Recert Credit (Cert #L229161)
Accreditation for Pharmacists
The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and American College of Clinical Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
These activities are intended for pharmacists who are seeking to update their knowledge and skills commensurate with a board certification examination in the areas listed below.
This online course provides a robust preparatory curriculum for the pharmacy professional preparing for the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Specialty Certification Examination. Designed based on the domains, tasks, and knowledge statements developed by the BPS for the certification examination, this course will help you prepare for the exam by identifying areas needed for in-depth review of pharmacotherapy issues by:
- Reviewing pertinent clinical topics and practice skills
- Providing exam practice questions
- Listing valuable references for further study
This course is NOT intended for those obtaining recertification credit. To earn recertification credit, please see courses here: http://elearning.ashp.org/catalog/ID-recert
These activities are part of the ASHP and ACCP professional development program.
This course consists of 15 activities (see table below) and provides up to 25 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit. The Review Course includes case-based presentations for application to real-life scenarios, a practice exam along with correct answers, and links to the reference sources, and domains, tasks, and knowledge statements. To help you further prepare, this package includes a compilation of practice questions in the same format and rigor to help you prepare for the BPS Specialty Examination.
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|Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
|Lower Respiratory Tract Infections
|HIV Infection and AIDS
|Infections of Reproductive Organs and Sexually Transmitted Diseases
|Opportunistic Infections in Immunocompromised Patients
|Gastrointestinal and Intra-abdominal Infections
|Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Infections
|Urinary Tract Infections
|Statistics, Evidence-based Medicine, and Research Design
|Bone and Joint Infections and Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
|Central Nervous System Infections
Methods and CE Requirements
Activities can be completed in any order. Each activity consists of audio, video, and/or PDFs and evaluations. Learners must review all content and complete the evaluations to receive continuing pharmacy education credit for each activity.
Follow the prompts to claim, view, or print the statement of credit within 60 days after completing the activity.
System Technical Requirements
Courses and learning activities are delivered via your Web browser and Acrobat PDF. For all activities, you should have a basic comfort level using a computer and navigating web sites.
View the minimum technical and system requirements for learning activities.
ASHP and ACCP collaborate on infectious diseases activities.
To maintain its strict, independent standards for certification, BPS does NOT endorse or provide review information, preparatory courses, or study guides for Board Certification Examinations.