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Virtual Training Program - MTM The Future Today, June 13
Statewide Naloxone Program Expands to Omaha
The NPA has grant funding to pay for the registrations of Pharmacist-Technician teams for MTM training. The training is a complete how-to guide
for implementing MTM services in the community pharmacy. Pharmacy technicians will receive in-depth training over their important role in MTM services and pharmacists learn the tools needed for successfully improving the MTM services. The virtual training date for the Pharmacist-Technician teams is Sunday, June 13, 2021. Pharmacists will attend from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm CT and Pharmacy Technicians will attend from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm CT
Click here to being the registration process. The registration deadline is June 11, 2021.
For questions, additional information, or to learn more about the program, contact Jenny Minchow, PharmD, (402) 420-1500, email@example.com
Kohll's Rx and Kubat Pharmacy are the latest pharmacies to join the statewide naloxone project to distribute free naloxone nasal spray kits. Pharmacies participating in the program include:
- Charlie's U-Save Pharmacy, 2029 Lincoln Avenue, York
- Clabaugh Pharmacy, 5001 Court Street, Beatrice
- Deines Pharmacy, 910 East Court Street, Beatrice
- Hy-Vee Pharmacy, 5010 O Street, Lincoln
- Kohll's Rx, 808 North 27th Street, Lincoln
- Kohll's Rx, 12741 Q Street, Omaha
- Kohll's Rx, 5002 Dodge Street, Omaha
- Kubat Pharmacy, 350 West 23rd Street, Fremont
- Kubat Pharmacy, 4924 Center Street, Omaha
- U-Save Pharmacy, 3611 2nd Avenue, Kearney
- U-Save Pharmacy, 3851 Guildford Street, Suite D, Waverly
More pharmacies will soon join the project. "Our partnership with Nebraska pharmacies, the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Division of Behavioral Health, and Local Behavioral Health Region Systems allows family members, friends of a person at risk of opioid overdose, or the person at risk of opioid overdose themselves to access naloxone nasal spray at no cost. This program has the potential to save lives in Nebraska."
NPA Project Coordinator, Sarah Hunter
COVID-19 Vaccine Quick Reference Guide - Vaccines: Storage and Handling
This reference guide was developed to assist local Omaha health departments with their vaccination clinics but may be used by others as well. A big thank you to Emily Kreikemeier, Katie Reisbig, and Colleen Malashock at Nebraska Medicine, and Maddy Baysden and Jenny Tilleman at Creighton University for their excellent work on this document.
Kathy Jacobitz, MHA, BSN, RN, CSPI, Director, Nebraska Regional Poison Center
The NPA would like to thank Novo Nordisk for its support and its Rethink Obesity work. Rethink Obesity is a comprehensive collection of patient materials, tools, and tips to help health care professionals develop and support patients' weight-loss and management goals.