Sangamiss CPE Program - Live In Person 12-13-2022 - Anticoagulation

Tuesday, December 13th, 2022
5:00 pm - 6:45 pm

The Secret to Anticoagulation with Cardiac Devices


Erica Diaz, BS, PharmD
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident
Springfield Memorial Hospital
Springfield, IL

Megan Allen, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist
Springfield Memorial Hospital 
Springfield, IL


5:00 pm - Appetizers and Exhibition
5:30 pm - 5:45 pm - Business Meeting & Announcements
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm - CPE Program
6:45 pm - Dinner (on your own)


Register below. This program is free to ICHP members. You must register online in advance to attend this program. This program is free to ICHP members. However, you must still complete the check-out process to register. The cost for non-members to attend is $20. You may attend once as a non-member for free but thereafter must join ICHP as a member.

Registration deadline is Thursday, December 8, 2022 at noon.


3013 Lindbergh Blvd
Sprinfield, IL 62704

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this knowledge-based continuing pharmacy education activity, pharmacist participants should be able to:

1. Recall contraindications to anticoagulation.
2. Select anticoagulation for patients with or without contraindications to short-term warfarin therapy post Left Atrial Appendage Occulation (LAAO) device implantation.
3. Identify an anticoagulation plan including monitoring for patients with a miniaturized percutaneously inserted ventricular assist device (VAD).
4. Select appropriate purge solutions for patients with contraindications to heparin while using a miniaturized percutaneously inserted VAD.

      ACPE logoThe Illinois Council of Health System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity provides 1 contact hour (0.1 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education credit. ACPE Universal Activity Number (UAN) 0121-0000-22-102-L01-P. Type of Activity: Knowledge-based  

      Attendees must complete a program evaluation and CPE submission online at After successful CPE submission to CPE Monitor, attendees may print their statements of continuing pharmacy education credit at

      Target Audience: This knowledge-based activity was developed for Health-System Pharmacists 

      PTCB requires CPhTs to submit 20 hours of pharmacy technician-specific (‘T-specific’) continuing pharmacy education (CPE) to qualify for recertification. Please advise all pharmacy technicians at your site of this change. As an ACPE accredited provider, ICHP will continue to include Technician specific programming in most if not all of our CPE programming.  For PTCB recertification, CPhTs may use up to 5 hours of P-specific credit hours and CPhT-Adv up to 10 hours of P-specific credit hours.

      CPE Monitor: When registering for this program, you will be asked to provide your NABP e-Provile ID # and Birthday. This information will be required by any participants seeking CPE credit.  Visit for information about CPE Monitor and how to obtain your NABP ID.

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      This program is free to ICHP members. However, you must still complete the check-out process to register.