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Diversion Overview for Pharmacists - CE Program



To understand and identify red flags as well as steps to report deceptive drug behavior 

Agenda and Objectives

12:30 p.m. Describe pharmacists' roles and responsibilities in appropriately managing pain as well as detecting and reporting potential deception
2 p.m. BREAK
2:15 p.m. Identify Ohio drug laws related to prescription drugs and drug use
2:40 p.m. Recognize red flags that can potentially identify individuals who are intending to deceive. 
3:05 p.m. Explain how deceptive drug behavior affects agencies, cities and individuals
3:25 p.m. List contacts available to report findings
3:35 p.m. Questions and answers

Phyllis Grauer, RPh., BS, PharmD, CGP, Detective Marty Compton and Angela Bolbach, assistant special agent in charge 

Time, date and location

12:30 to 3:45 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, Columbus, Ohio

BWC’s William Green Building auditorium and via videoconference to 13 customer service offices. 

Online registration has closed. If you would like to be placed on a wait list please contact and provide your email address, phone # and preferred BWC location.





Columbus – 30 W. Spring St.


Hamilton – 345 High St.


Cambridge – 61501 Southgate Road


Lima – 2025 E. Fourth St.


Canton – 
400 Third St., SE. Ste 2


Logan –
1225 W. Hunter St.


Cleveland –
615 W. Superior Ave., L-6


Mansfield –
240 Tappan Drive N., Ste A


Dayton –
3401 Park Center Drive, Ste 100


Portsmouth –
1005 Fourth St.


Garfield Heights –
4800 E. 131st St., Ste A


Toledo –
1 Government Center, Ste #1136


Governor’s Hill –
8650 Governor’s Hill Dr, Suite 400 (Cincinnati)


Youngstown –
242 Federal Plaza W, Suite 200


Continuing education credits
Awarded 0.3 IACET general CEUs; 3.0 CPEs; 1 MCO contact hour and 0.3 **Pharmacy (CPE).

Documentation has been submitted to the appropriate organization for CCM, CRC, CDMS, CLE, and *RN contact hours.

*The Ohio BWC (OH-188/01-01-2013) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association  (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

ACPE Logo**The Ohio Pharmacists Foundation Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  Pharmacists who attend this program (ACPE # 0129-9999-10-055-L04-P) will earn 0.3 CEU of credit.   


This CE program is targeted to all pharmacists.  To receive continuing pharmacy education credit, you must sign in and out on the program attendance sheet, complete the CE and evaluation form, and return the signed form to OPF or BWC staff at the event.  Your statement of CE credit will be mailed to you within four weeks.  All sessions are knowledge-based activities. There is no partial credit available for this program.

Conflict of Interest:  There is no conflict of interest for this event.

Commercial Support:  There is no commercial support for this event.

Request for refunds, less $5 administrative fee will be honored if received by 9/29/10.


  • Online registration has closed. If you would like to be placed on a wait list please contact and provide your email address, phone # and preferred BWC location.
  • Cost is $20 for OPA members and $30 for non-members.*
  • If you have questions, please contact Kathy Nameth at 614-586-1497.

Note: Due to limited seating, registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
(Registration will open to BWC employees beginning Sept. 15, 2010.)

* The Ohio Pharmacists Foundation (OPF) charges a processing fee for this CEU course.

This course is co-sponsored by the OPF and BWC learning services. BWC will not profit from any cost associated with the registration of this course.

BWC learning services
Continuing education department

Gidget Jennings, management analyst (614-752-4930)

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