The pandemic caused pharmacy workload to increase dramatically, and the demands don't show signs of decreasing. Higher work demands cause consequences for pharmacists, technicians, and owners like higher stress, higher turnover rates, decreased customer satisfaction, higher medical error rates, and burnout. In this continuing education course, you will learn common causes of burnout and it's symptoms, strategies to reduce burnout, and how to prepare yourself and staff for potential increased workload during this pandemic.

01. Learning Objectives

  1. List common causes and symptoms of burnout
  2. Describe recommended research strategies to reduce burnout
  3. Describe recommended operational strategies to prevent burnout during high workload volume during flu season

05. Speaker Disclosure Statement

There are no relevant financial relationships with ACPE defined commercial interests to disclose for anyone who was in control of the content of the activity.

06. Acknowledgement of support

This program was created in collaboration with Auburn University and is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a financial assistance award totaling $119,847 with 100 percent funded by CDC/HHS. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official view of, nor an endorsement, by CDC/HHS, or the U.S. government.

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09. Contact Hours


ACPE Statement

NCPA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program will provide 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit. The participant will need to complete the components listed above including a pre-test, video(s), final assessment, and an activity evaluation. Each final assessment is considered complete with a grade of 70% or better. NCPA’s continuing pharmacy education policy provides you with two opportunities to successfully complete this continuing pharmacy education assessment. Please note that you will not be permitted to submit the assessment a third time.

Instructions for Participation

To receive a certificate of completion that indicates your eligibility for continuing education credit, you must:

Review the content of the activity.

Successfully complete the final assessment (70% or higher).

You will have two (2) opportunities to successfully complete the activity.

Your statement of credit will be issued immediately upon successful completion of the post-test and submission of the feedback survey.


  • COVID-19
  • Immunizations/Vaccines

Beat Burnout Before Boosters
Beat Burnout Before Boosters - Pre-test
eLearning Course
Beat Burnout Before Boosters - Video
eLearning Course
Beat Burnout Before Boosters - Final Assessment
eLearning Course
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Credit Categories

The following credits are available upon completion of these activities.

Total credits:  2
Key Dates
Enrollment:Prior to  08/18/2024