Free Webinar - Optimizing Patient Care During a Multivitamin Shortage

March 04, 2021,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM 

Event Type: Webinars

This webinar will provide clinicians with a review of ASPEN’s recommendations and practical considerations to optimize patient care across the age continuum during an intravenous multivitamin shortage. The role of and safe use of temporarily imported multivitamins will also be discussed.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this webinar, the learner should be able to:

  1. Develop an IV multivitamin shortage management plan for pediatric and neonatal patients requiring parenteral nutrition
  2. Develop an IV multivitamin shortage management plan for adult PN patients from acute care to home care
  3. Identify potential safety risks when implementing an IV multivitamins shortage management plan
  4. Understand the process for temporary importation of foreign sourced medications for use during a shortage
  5. Describe the benefits and challenges of using a foreign sourced medication during a drug shortage

Faculty and Topics

Multivitamin Shortage Strategy for Pediatric and Neonatal Patients 
M Petrea Cober, PharmD, BCNSP, BCPPS, FASPEN, Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Director, Akron Children’s Hospital, Professor, Pharmacy Practice, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Akron, Ohio 

Multivitamin Shortage Strategy for Adult Patients Across the Healthcare Continuum
Diana Wells Mulherin, PharmD, BCNSP, BCCCP, Nutrition Support Pharmacy Specialist, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN   

Temporary Drug Importation: Why This is a Useful Option
Beverly Holcombe, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP, FASPEN, Clinical Practice Specialist, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN)   

Moderator
Beverly Holcombe, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP, FASPEN, Clinical Practice Specialist, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN)

This free webinar does not provide CE credit. 

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