Sheraton Cavalier Calgary Hotel
2620 32 Ave NE
Date: Monday, August 26th, 2019Time: 7:00pm – 9:30pm
RxA members only.
The 2019 influenza season is fast approaching! This program will provide an overview of the policies and procedures for pharmacists participating in the delivery of publicly funded influenza vaccine this year. Join Betty as she discusses the rules, regulations, products and resources pharmacists need to be familiar with. Betty and Bev will then review some communication, pain management and distraction methods to help you with needle-adverse patients. They will also demonstrate holding techniques used when administering an injection to a child and give an overall review of injection landmarking in all demographics.
Betty Golightly, BScPharm, FTM (Glasgow)
Owner/Operator, Go Travel Health, Calgary
Instructor, Pharmacy Assistant Program, S.A.I.T.
Betty Golightly’s career includes over 27 years of community practice. She has a Foundation in Travel Medicine from the Scottish Centre for Infection and Environmental Health and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow). Betty successfully challenged the International Society of Travel Medicine Certificate of Knowledge Examination (Portugal). Currently, Betty is an instructor in the Pharmacy Assistant Program at S.A.I.T. and the owner and operator of Go Travel Health where she does travel health consultations and presentations.
Beverly Lounsbury, RN
Health Management Clinic, Calgary
Beverley’s career includes education in a variety of medical fields. She taught both parents and professionals “Child Birth Education”, educated nursing care facility employees in areas of patient care. She was involved in the Calgary Health Region’s “Meningococcal Immunization Program” in 2001 and with the Public Health District where she participated in the immunization of school age programs, baby wellness and flu clinics. Currently, Beverley provides education on Health and Lifestyle issues at the Health Management Clinic, South Calgary Primary Care Network (SCPCN).
At the end of this session you should be able to:
CCCEP Accreditation #: Pending
Accreditation Expiry: August 26, 2019
CEUs: 2.5 (Pending)
Attendees will receive a Statement of Attendance at the end of the session.
RxA member: $40.00 + GSTStudent member: $40.00 + GST
Non-member: Not Available
Registration includes attendance at the session and printed presentation materials. Light refreshments will be served.
The value of this course is $250.00.
Cancellation and Refunds:
Refunds (less $20 administration fee) will be issued until Friday, August 16, 2019. No refunds will be issued after Friday, August 16, 2019
Please contact the Alberta Pharmacists' Association at email@example.com if you have questions about this session.
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