After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
- List the different contraceptive options available
- Describe mechanism of action, adverse effects and contraindications of pharmacological contraceptives.
- Identify emergency contraception (EC) treatments and key counselling points to address with patients receiving EC treatment.
The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.3, 2.1, 2.3, 3.1, 3.3 and 3.6
Accreditation number: A1903AJP2 Accreditation expires: 01/03/2021
This activity has been accredited for 1.5 hours of Group One CPD (or 1.5 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.5 hours of Group Two CPD (or 3.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.