On-Demand ISPN Webinar:
Monitoring Psychotropic Medication Effectiveness and Safety:
Through Systematic Laboratory Testing

Presenter: Amanda Baltierra, DNP, MPH, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC
Date Presentation Originally Occurred: Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Time: On Demand. Will be available until April 22, 2022

Summary: Most of us struggle with remembering which medications need laboratory monitoring and exactly which labs to order for which medication. This webinar will help you sort all that out for commonly prescribed psychotropic medications. It will review recommended  laboratory monitoring for commonly prescribed psychotropic medications. As well as help to interpret those laboratory results to recommend the appropriate interventions based on the risk benefit ratio.

Criteria for Successful Completion:
To obtain one continuing education contact hour, one must attend the entire webinar and complete and submit a short, post-webinar evaluation.

Conflict of Interest:
There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content for this activity.

Activity Approval Statement:
This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (OBN-001-91).


  • ISPN Full, Retired, and Student Member: Free
  • Non-Member: $25

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Steps: First, register through our website here. You will then receive an email with links to GoToWebinar and the recording. In this email will also be the evaluation link. After watching the webinar, complete the evaluation. Within 7-10 days of completing the evaluation, you will receive a certificate of attendance.


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