Pharmacy Technician Certification Review And Practice Exam

Pharmacy Technician Certification Review And Practice Exam

by Ashp

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781879907805
Publisher: American Society of Health-systems Pharmacists
Publication date: 05/01/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 142
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Contributors
Introduction
     Technician Duties
     Technician  Training Programs
     Technician  Certification
     National Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam
     Reference
 
1     Assisting the Pharmacist
Learning Objectives
Accepting Prescriptions
Assessing Order Completeness
Assessing Order Authenticity
Order Clarification
Medication Order Processing
Transferring Prescriptions
Compounding
Drug Information
Billing
Suggested Reading
References
Self-Assessment Questions
Answers to Self-Assessment
 
2     Medication Distribution and Inventory Control Systems
Learning Objectives
Medication Distribution
Inventory Control
Suggested Reading
Self-Assessment Questions
Answers to Self-Assessment
 
3     Pharmacy Operations
Learning Objectives
Policies and Procedures
Quality Assurance Mechanisms
Compliance with Federal and State Law
Maintenance of Pharmacy Equipment
Suggested Reading
References
Self-Assessment Questions
Answers to Self-Assessment
 
4     Pharmacy Calculations Review
Working with Fractions and Decimals
Percentages
Units of Measure
Ratio and Proportion
Concentration and Dilution
Dosage and Flow Rate Calculations
Numbers to Remmeber
Practice Questions
Answers to Practice Questions
 
5     Commonly Prescribed Medications
Abbreviations
Suggested Reading
Additional Resources
References
 
6     How to Take a Test
Written Examinations
Preparing for Objective Exams
Taking Objective Tests
Coping with Test Anxieties
Conclusion
References
 
7     Practice Exam
Answers to Practice Exams

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