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I. Online learning modules
II. Online Assessment
Continuing Education Units:
You must complete the course one day before its expiry date (February 22, 2020); access will be removed after this point.
This program was developed in part to support the education needs of the OPA Evaluation of a Community Pharmacist Managed Asthma Consultation Service study, for which OPA has received an unrestricted grant from AstraZeneca Inc.
Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
Asthma Guidelines: The Basics - Definition, Pathophysiology, and Immunologic Response
Asthma Guidelines: Control – Objective and Subjective Measurement
Asthma Guidelines: Peak Flow Measurement
Asthma Guidelines: Pharmacotherapy Options
Asthma Guidelines: The Asthma Action Plan
Asthma Management: New and Emerging Therapies
Asthma Management: Teaching Self-management in 10 Minutes
Asthma Management: Counselling for Behavior Change for a Healthy Lifestyle
Asthma Management: Counselling for Adherence
To receive the letter of completion for this program, participants will be required to complete the following requirements until February 22, 2020:
Pre-requisites and target audience
Asthma Management: The Essentials is designed for pharmacists who would like to help patients better manage their asthma and improve their quality of life. There are no pre-requisites for this program.
Subject Matter Experts:
Last updated: February 13, 2019
Inquiries: Please contact OPA’s professional development team by phone at 416-441-0788, option 3 (toll-free in Ontario at 1-877-341-0788, option 3), or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancellation policy: Requests for cancellations must be submitted in writing to email@example.com no later than five days after access to the program has been emailed to you. A $30 (+HST) administration and processing fee will apply. Cancellations will not be permitted once log-in to access the program material has been initiated. Program registration fees will not be refunded after the cancellation deadline.
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