Washington Pharmacy Law

Author: William E. Fassett
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1543194958
Release Date: 2017-02-17

This book, newly revised and expanded for 2017, provides pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and owners or managers of pharmacies with the information they need to know about the law that affects the practice of pharmacy in the State of Washington. Readers will use it not only to prepare for licensure, but to help assure that as licensees of the Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission they will enjoy long and successful careers without unnecessary legal entanglements. Others who have found this book useful are attorneys, paralegals, compliance officers, and regulators whose professional responsibilities encompass pharmacy practice or pharmaceuticals in Washington State. Each of the chapters covers a particular topic area, and combines in one place the related state and federal law and regulations, as well as decisions by state and federal courts that are not readily found in normal state pharmacy law sources. References to other hard to locate material include Commission policies, meeting minutes, and guidelines published by other agencies, commissions, or boards. For those who are using the book as a textbook, each chapter includes a list of ACPE Guidelines and MPJE Competencies that are covered therein. Chapter 1 - Introduction to the law, courts, and laws, and the structure of state and federal government. Chapter 2 - How to become a pharmacist, intern, pharmacy technician, or pharmacy assistant. Chapter 3 - How to establish, operate, or close a practice site or pharmacy business. Chapter 4 - How to legally and safely provide drugs and devices to patients. Chapter - How to deal with controlled substances and the DEA. Chapter 6 - How to obtain and use patient information to improve patient care, and when and when not to disclose protected health information. Chapter 7 - How to avoid discipline, civil lawsuits, and how to deal with employer-employee relationships and conflicts. Chapter 8 - How to avoid legal difficulties when dealing with Medicaid, Medicare, and 3rd party payers.

Guide to Federal Pharmacy Law

Author: Barry S. Reiss
Publisher: Apothecary Press
ISBN: 9780967633244
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Medical

This best seller is a comprehensive, easy-to-study guide to current federal pharmacy law that helps you review the newest federal statutes and regulations, including Medicare Part D, the Controlled Substance Ordering System (CSOS), new rules for prescribing and dispensing drugs that have restricted distribution systems, the Methamphetamine Anti-proliferation Act (MAPA), HIPAA regulations, the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA), and much more. Designed to assist candidates in preparing for pharmacy law examinations in all states. Also includes over 300 practice federal law questions and answers.

The Clinical Practice of Drug Information

Author: Michael Gabay
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284026238
Release Date: 2015-03-10
Genre: Medical

The Clinical Practice of Drug Information provides information on various resources, approaches to answering drug information requests, evaluating the biomedical literature, study design, statistical concepts, bioinformatics, medication safety, development of medication use policies, medication safety, formulary management, evidence-based medicine, and pharmacy informatics. This resources will educate students and pharmacists on traditional drug information topics while providing an extensive background on more recent practice areas. This is a user-friendly text with multiple examples that can be used in education and training, as well as clinical practice. Each chapter includes learning objectives, key terms, examples and cases, and review questions. Instructor Resources: Instructor's Manual, Slides in PowerPoint format, Test Bank Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, and for instructors: a full suite of teaching tools, and learning analytics reporting.

The Washington Manual of Emergency Medicine

Author: Mark D. Levine
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496379269
Release Date: 2017-08-30
Genre: Medical

Each high-quality volume in the esteemed Washington Manual series brings together contributions from faculty and residents at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The Washington Manual of Emergency Medicine, the latest addition to the series, focuses on practical content on how physicians actually practice emergency care. Comprehensive and concise, it also acts as a handy quick-reference, delivering need-to-know information at your fingertips, even in point-of-care situations.

The Pharmacy Professional s Guide to R sum s CVs Interviewing

Author: Thomas P. Reinders
Publisher: Amer Pharmacists Assn
ISBN: 1582121486
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Business & Economics

This latest edition of this popular resource for student pharmacists and pharmacy professionals provides step-by-step instructions on preparing the resume, the CV, and cover letters, and preparing for the interview. This is a valuable resource for anyone seeing employment in the pharmacy field. The "start-to- finish" approach walks the reader through each phase of the process, providing helpful advice and sample forms along the way. A new chapter on planning a career path in pharmacy is included. Key Features: o Updated sample resumes and CVs for pharmacists and technicians in a variety of settings, including community pharmacy, hospitals, academia, and industry o Concise tips for writing and formatting effective resumes and CVs, including electronic versions o New chapter on planning a career path in pharmacy o Tables that make it easy to find action verbs, keywords, and other useful material o Nuts-and-bolts guidance for making the most of interviews o Nearly 20 pages of sample interview questions o Carefully researched lists of prime resources, Internet sites, and other reference works

The Washington Manual of Pediatrics

Author: Andrew J. White
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496331014
Release Date: 2016-01-04
Genre: Medical

Concise, portable, and user-friendly, The Washington Manual® of Pediatrics, 2nd Edition, focuses on the essential information you need to know when caring for children in the hospital, ICU, emergency department, and subspecialty outpatient clinics. This practical reference presents brief, logical approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of common inpatient pediatric problems, as well as evidence-based references where they are available. Thoroughly updated throughout, the 2nd Edition provides a clear view of the challenges faced by residents, interns, and medical students, plus offers practical solutions, and expert guidance – all in one convenient and easily accessible source.

Washington Manual of Oncology

Author: Ramaswamy Govindan
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496318435
Release Date: 2015-04-03
Genre: Medical

Get the latest, most reliable cancer management recommendations in the famous fast-access Washington Manual® outline format! Concise, clearly written sections on principles of oncology, site-specific diseases, and supportive therapy make The Washington Manual® of Oncology, 3rd Edition, an invaluable resource for the daily care of cancer patients. The Washington Manual® is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University. Better understand innovative developments in oncology with new chapters on Genome Sequencing, Personalized Therapy, Endocrine Tumors, Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Anti-emesis and Survivorship. Focus on new ideas in the field thanks to a greater emphasis on molecular diagnosis, genome sequencing, and targeted therapies. Quickly locate key information in the appendices, such as body surface area, dose adjustments of chemotherapy agents in renal and hepatic failure, and online resources for oncologists. Benefit from proven treatment recommendations from the experts at Washington University in St. Louis – ideal for the busy third and fourth year student, resident, or clinician.

Washington Manual of Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Author: Emily Fondahn
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781469885377
Release Date: 2016-03-03
Genre: Medical

Concise, portable, and user-friendly, The Washington Manual® of Patient Safety and Quality Improvement covers essential information in every area of this complex field. With a focus on improving systems and processes, preventing errors, and promoting transparency, this practical reference provides an overview of PS/QI fundamentals, as well as insight into how these principles apply to a variety of clinical settings. Part of the popular Washington Manual® series, this unique volume provides the knowledge and skills necessary for an effective, proactive approach to patient safety and quality improvement.

Weed The User s Guide

Author: David Schmader
Publisher: Sasquatch Books
ISBN: 9781632170439
Release Date: 2016-04-05
Genre: Social Science

The United States is in the midst of a new Golden Age of legal weed. Recreational marijuana is now legal in four states--Washington, Colorado, Oregon, and Alaska--and Washington, DC, while medical marijuana is legal in 25 states and counting. This definitive, hands-on, and experienced guide to the new world of decriminalized recreational marijuana, written by the lovingly blunt and unfailingly witty David Schmader, will educate and entertain the novice and experienced user alike. Complete with history, ways to enjoy, recipes, safety and legality tips, and medical-use information, this witty guide is perfect for gift giving.

PTCE Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Flashcard Book Online

Author: Della Ata Khoury, CPhT
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
ISBN: 9780738612225
Release Date: 2016-08-25
Genre: Education

REA's PTCE (Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam) Flashcard Book Updated Second Edition 500 Questions & Answers You Need to Know This latest addition to our Health Sciences series of flashcards is designed to help PTCE candidates check their test-readiness before taking the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam. Unlike most flashcards that come in a box, our cards are bound in an easy-to-use, organized book that makes it convenient to study anywhere. Written by a seasoned pharmacy technician instructor and based on the most recent exam, our study supplement covers everything you need to know for the PTCE: assisting the pharmacist in serving patients, maintaining medication and inventory control systems, and participating in the management of pharmacy practice. The flashcards are broken down by PTCE test topics and include multiple-choice questions with detailed answer explanations. The questions are similar to what you may encounter on the PTCE. The 500 flashcards are divided as follows: * 200 flashcards focused on the top 200 brand/generic drug names including their respective drug classes, indications, side effects, and special considerations * 50 flashcards focused on pharmaceutical terms and abbreviations * 250 flashcards focused on PTCE review material: - 165 flashcards on Assisting the Pharmacist in Serving Patients - 55 flashcards on Maintaining Medication and Inventory Control Systems - 30 flashcards on Participating in the Administration and Management of Pharmacy Practice After studying with the book, go online and review what you have learned at REA's Study Center. Our customizable e-flashcards and 3 practice quizzes give you the freedom to create your own PTCE study plan and study anywhere, anytime. You can also create your own unique flashcards for any sections of the test that give you difficulty. This flashcard book and the online tools that come with it, will help you personalize your PTCE prep by testing your understanding, pinpointing your weaknesses, and delivering flashcard study materials unique to you. If you're a pharmacy tech student and want extra practice and review before the exam, REA's PTCE Flashcard Book is the right Rx for your study needs.

Occupational Outlook Handbook 2006 2007 edition

Author: The United States Department of Labor
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071472883
Release Date: 2006-06-26
Genre: Business & Economics

The Occupational Outlook Handbook has been respected as the job seeker's number-one source of critical decision-making data for more than 50 years. From able seaman to zoologist the latest edition gives you comprehensive information on more than 250 occupations, encompassing nearly 90 percent of the jobs in the U.S. economy.

Goodman and Gilman s Manual of Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Author: Laurence Brunton
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071443432
Release Date: 2007-09-28
Genre: Medical

Put the authority of Goodman & Gilman's in the palm of your hand! 5 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "...the most authoritative and trusted source of pharmacological information, has now spawned a portable pocket drug guide....This manual extracts the essential core drug information from the eleventh edition of the parent book, referring the reader to the online version of the parent book for historical aspects, many chemical and clinical details, and additional figures and references. This makes G & G a very useful book. This will be of use to individuals in training or practice in the fields of pharmacy, medicine, nursing, or allied health disciplines where knowledge of drug actions are important....Each chapter provides the core essential information provided in the parent book in a very readable format. Readers can use this easy to handle and read manual for essential information along with the online version of the parent book as a reference for more in-depth specific information on drugs."--Doody's Review Service The Goodman & Gilman Manual of Pharmacology and Therapeutics offers the renowned content of Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Eleventh Edition, condensed into an ultra-handy, streamlined reference. More than just a pocket drug guide, this indispensable resource offers: A carry-along source of essential fundamental information, with all the authority of Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Eleventh Edition The benefits of the world's leading pharmacology text in a convenient, portable format Comprehensive, yet streamlined and clinically relevant coverage of the pharmacological basis of therapeutics High-yield overview of pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and the foundations of pharmacology Expert insights into the properties, mechanisms, and uses of all the major drug classes Considerations of vital patient-specific issues

The Washington Manual of Medical Therapeutics

Author: Daniel H. Cooper
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781781256
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Medical

Established for over 40 years as the "bible" of the medical ward, The Washington Manual® of Medical Therapeutics is now in its Thirty-Second Edition and builds upon that proud tradition—with even more of the current information you need, delivered in a timesaving, quick-reference style. Its portability, comprehensiveness, and ease of access makes it a favorite on-call resource for housestaff and faculty around the world. Continuing the tradition of excellence, each chapter has been updated and reformatted for easier access to the information the reader needs. This edition is also available electronically for handheld computers. See Media listing for details. The Washington Manual® is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.

Basic Clinical Pharmacokinetics

Author: Michael E. Winter
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781741475
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Medical

Designed to simplify pharmacokinetics to help busy practitioners understand and visualize basic principles, the easy-to-read, case-study format has made the text a favorite among clinical professors, students, and practitioners. The text provides an introduction to the principles of monitoring drug therapy for those involved in the interpretation of drug levels in a patient care setting. Part One provides a basic review of pharmacokinetic principles. Part Two explains the clinical applications of these principles. Appendices provide commonly used equations and a glossary of pharmacokinetic terms and abbreviations.