Immunization in Pharmacies: Your Patients Need You to Call the Shots (CE Available)

This product contains all the ACPE requirements for CE credit: "Adult Immunization Update 2015-2016: What the Pharmacist Needs to Know - Course" as well as its CE Mastery Exam and Evaluation. To receive educational credit, you must pass the CE Mastery Exam and complete the Evaluation.

ACPE Activity Number: 0296-9999-17-006-H04-P
Release Date:  May 15, 2017 
Expiration Date: May 15, 2020
Activity Type: Knowledge-based 
CE Credits: 1 hours (0.1 CEUs), no partial credit
Activity Fee: $14.95 

Accreditation for Pharmacists

Conduent Healthcare Knowledge Solutions, Inc., is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Target Audience

This continuing pharmacy education activity was planned to meet the needs of pharmacists who immunize.

Learning Objectives

After the conclusion of this knowledge-based educational activity, participants should be able to

  • Discuss the four key standards of adult immunization as published by the National Vaccine Advisory Committee.
  • Identify reliable resources for pharmacists and patients for vaccine information.
  • Describe key communication messages to engage patients in proactive conversation about being immunized.


Michael D. Hogue, Pharm.D., FAPhA, FNAP
Professor and Chair of Pharmacy Practice
Samford University's McWhorter School of Pharmacy 
Birmingham, Alabama

Disclosure Statement

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medication Education’s Standards for Commercial Support and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education’s Standards for Commercial Support, requires that all individuals involved in the development of activity content disclose their relevant financial relationships. A person has a relevant financial relationship if the individual or his or her spouse/partner has a financial relationship (e.g. employee, consultant, research grant recipient, speakers bureau, or stockholder) in any amount occurring in the last 12 months with a commercial interest whose products or series may be discussed in the educational activity content over which the individual has control. The existence of these relationships is provided for the information of participants and should not be assumed to have an adverse impact on the content.

All faculty and planners for education activities are qualified, selected, and required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. ASHP identifies and resolves conflicts of interest prior to an individual’s participation in development of content for an educational activity.

  • Michael D. Hogue is on the speaker’s bureau for Pfizer; has a research grant from Merck; and is on the Board of Directors of the National Foundation of Infectious Diseases.

  • ASHP Staff have no relationships to disclose.

Financial Support: There is no financial support for this activity.

Methods and CE Requirements

This is an online activity consisting of audio and slides, an assessment (post-test), and a course evaluation. Participants must view the entire presentation, take the activity assessment (a minimum score of 70% is required), and complete the course evaluation to receive continuing education credit. Follow the prompts at the end of the presentation to claim credit. Credit must be claimed within 60 days of completing the activity. After successfully claiming credit, you may print your statement of credit, and you can return at any time to print a duplicate statement of credit. Please note that for CPE credit, printed statements may not be necessary because your credit will automatically be reported to CPE Monitor.

Expiration Date: May 15, 2020

Absolutely no credit granted if completion requirements are received after this date.

This program was developed by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and is jointly provided with LearnSomething.

System Requirements

The Acrobat Reader is required to view resources.

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Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0296-9999-17-006-H04-P 0.1 CEUs May 15, 2017 - May 15, 2020