+353-1-416-8900REST OF WORLD
+44-20-3973-8888REST OF WORLD
1-917-300-0470EAST COAST U.S
1-800-526-8630U.S. (TOLL FREE)


Pharmacy Practice Today for the Pharmacy Technician. Career Training for the Pharmacy Technician

  • ID: 3683276
  • Book
  • August 2013
  • 432 Pages
  • Elsevier Health Science
1 of 3

Covering everything from certification exam review to key skills, Pharmacy Practice for Today's Pharmacy Technician: Career Training for the Pharmacy Technician covers all of the knowledge needed by pharmacy technicians to provide exemplary patient care and build a successful career. It describes the role of the pharmacy technician in different practice settings, including the key tasks and skills set required to work in a community pharmacy, institutional pharmacy, or home health and long-term care/hospice care, then adds a road map taking you through certification, the job search, interviewing, and continuing education. Written by pharmacy technician educator and expert LiAnne Webster, this comprehensive text prepares you to succeed in this rapidly growing field.

Please Note: This is an On Demand product, delivery may take up to 11 working days after payment has been received.

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
2 of 3
Unit I: An Introduction to Pharmacy Practice

- Historical Review of Pharmacy Practice

- Pharmacy Law and State Boards of Pharmacy: Examining Regulatory Standards that Govern Pharmacy Practice

- The Study of Bioethics in Pharmacy Technician Practice

- Pharmacy Professional Organizations

- Medical Terminology - Learning the Language of the Medication Order

Unit II: Community Pharmacy Practice

- The Structure and Workflow Processes of the Community Pharmacy Practice

- Team Building and Professionalism in Pharmacy Practice

- Pharmacology - The Study of Drugs and Their Effects

- Introduction to Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms

- Pharmaceutical Calculations

- The Principles of Non-Sterile Pharmaceutical Compounding

- Pharmacy Billing and Claims Processing

- Cultural Competence: The Journey to Effective Communication in a culturally Diverse Society

- Infection Control

- Pharmacy Materials Management

- Medication Safety and Error Prevention

Unit III: Institutional Pharmacy Practice

- The Structure & Organization of Institutional Pharmacy Practice

- Institutional Pharmacy Practice II: Drug Distribution Systems

- Aseptic Admixture & Compounding Sterile Preparations

- Green Pharmacy Practice

- Preparing for What Lies Ahead: The Technician Career Path Overview

- Identifying Quality Leadership and CQI Process Management in Pharmacy Practice

- Certification Review for Pharmacy Technicians
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
3 of 3
Webster, LiAnne C.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown