CPD recognition

The material in the COSA CPG Advanced Course 2018 program (11.5 hours of content) is suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacists’ CPD plan as outlined in the Pharmacy Board of Australia’s Guideline for CPD:

http://www.psa.org.au/wp-content/uploads/National-Competency-Standards-Framework-for-Pharmacists-in-Australia-2016-PDF-2mb.pdf

The program addresses pharmacist competency standards, including (National Competency Standards Framework for Pharmacists in Australia, 2016):

Standard 1.4       Maintain and extend professional competence

Standard 1.5       Apply expertise in professional practice

Standard 2.2       Collaborate with professional colleagues

Standard 3.3       Monitor and evaluate medication management

Standard 3.5       Support Quality Use of Medicines

Standard 4.1       Show leadership of self