Overcoming Implicit Bias in Healthcare [Pharmacists]

Overcoming Implicit Bias in Healthcare [Pharmacists]

Everyone has unconscious, or implicit, bias. When we better understand it, we can start to impact barriers to inclusion. This course discusses the implicit bias link to health inequities and helps health care professionals identify best practices for reducing implicit bias.

This course meets the license renewal requirement in Illinois

Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based CPE course, pharmacists should be able to:
1. Define implicit bias and its impact on personal, interpersonal, institutional, structural, and cultural barriers to inclusion
2. Identify best practices for reducing implicit bias at the interpersonal and institutional levels
3. Assess the physical and mental effect of implicit bias and racial discrimination on the maternal and infant mortality rate in the United States of America
4. Describe cultural identities of self and others as it pertains to effective cross cultural communication skills
5. Describe racial, identity, cultural, and provider-community relations issues based on perspectives of divers, local constituency groups and experts in the community

LaQuoia Johnson, PharmD, BCPS, DPLA, CPL
Adjunct Faculty
Davidson-Davie County Community College

LaQuoia Johnson does not report any actual or potential conflicts of interest in relation to this continuing pharmacy education course.

Course fee includes course, course materials, and CPE credit submission to CPE Monitor.
Course is non-refundable.
Initial Release Date: February 10, 2022
Planned Expiration Date: February 10, 2025

Copyright 2022, CEimpact. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction of this course without express permission is strictly forbidden.  


Universal Activity Number (UAN): 0107-0000-22-090-H04-P
Application-based CPE Activity

CEImpact is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Obtain CPE credit by completing the course, followed by the exam and evaluation (if applicable). Once successfully completed, your course will appear in your Completed Courses tab. Access your CPE statement of credit at www.MyCPEMonitor.net.

¹CEImpact provides you with two (2) opportunities to complete the exam. The learner will not receive CPE credit after two failed attempts.

Additional information


1h 30m

Topic Designator

Compliance & Regulatory



ACPE Topic

04 Pharmacy Administration





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