Pharmacy Law Desk Reference

Author: Albert I Wertheimer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136406239
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Your primary source for information on the legal issues of pharmaceutical practice, care, and activity Today’s pharmacist is faced with legal, ethical, and moral concerns in making the transition from traditional pharmacy practice to an expanded role in clinical pharmacy and patient drug management services. Pharmacy Law Desk Reference is a primer on the legal aspects of pharmaceutical practice, providing background on foundational legal concepts, and guidance on the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA), the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), and the Federal Trade Commission. This unique book examines the major topics that impact pharmaceutical care, including professional liability insurance; the need for supportive personnel in pharmacy practice; patent law, trademarks, and copyrights; law and ethics; business law; HIPAA privacy in the pharmacy; electronic prescribing; and medication error reporting. Handy tables, figures, and exhibits make complex information easy to access and understand. The better pharmacists understand the regulatory and legislative framework that shapes their practice, the better they will be able to carry out their responsibilities to patients. Pharmacy Law Desk Reference offers a broad scope on established legal subjects, the current direction of the profession, and important contemporary topics that affect the clinical role of the practicing pharmacist. Each chapter is authored by a nationally recognized authority on one or more aspect of pharmacy law and many of the contributors are active in the American Society of Pharmacy Law. Topics addressed in Pharmacy Law Desk Reference include: telepharmacy collaborative drug therapy management trade secrets and trade secret protection anti-competitive practices the threat of civil and criminal liability the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) FDA inspections consumer protection laws credentialing pharmacy compounding accreditation employment contracts Medicaid and Medicare controlled substance registration and prescription orders forged prescription orders and many more Pharmacy Law Desk Reference is a comprehensive resource on the professional, legal, and contemporary issues in pharmacy practice. It is a primary reference guidebook for pharmacy practitioners, leaders of state and national pharmacists associations, members of state boards of pharmacy, educators and students, and an essential addition to all pharmacy libraries.

Drug Information

Author: Bonnie Snow
Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This is the long-awaited third edition of the most comprehensive compilation of drug information resources available. A co-publication with the Medical Library Association, it draws on industry expert Bonnie Snow's 30+ years of experience with pharmaceutical information needs and applications. Snow reviews 400+ print and electronic resources.More than a bibliography, this readable guide brings together the best resources plus practical advice on everything from expert search techniques to core collections for libraries. Subject areas covered include: pharmaceutical technology; legal and regulatory issues world-wide; industrial pharmacy; market research; product guides and prescribing information in the global marketplace; drug interactions; drug effects on pregnancy, lactation, and reproduction; pharmacovigilance; and much, much more. Completely revised, reorganized, and updated, the third edition focuses on information sources not covered elsewhere. Absolutely unique in its value as both a desk reference and a text for classroom use or self-study, this edition manages to meet the needs of students, information professionals, health care providers, and pharmacy practitioners.

Pharmacy Desk Reference PDR

Author: Larry Donnell Ford
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781521561140
Format: PDF
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As we look to the future, pharmacy will always be the pioneering profession we depend on to unravel the mystery of illnesses and break through pharmacological discoveries.

Drugs Ethics and Quality of Life

Author: Bruce White
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Weigh pivotal healthcare ethics, law, and public policy issues that resulted in tipping-point legal actions Weighing the ethical considerations in healthcare and drug issues can be emotionally difficult and mentally challenging. Drugs, Ethics, and Quality of Life: Cases and Materials on Ethical, Legal, and Public Policy Dilemmas in Medicine and Pharmacy Practice is a fascinating casebook that clearly discusses the most contentious ethical conflicts that resulted in legal actions. This easy-to-read text provides all sides of controversial real-life cases that provoke spirited debate while teaching the fundamentals of pharmacy law and ethics. The book is a unique exploration into the basic principles of bioethics, end of life care, and drug research. Drugs, Ethics, and Quality of Life explains in detail the concepts of ethics, quality of life, beneficence, nonmaleficence, autonomy, and justice. Recent cases provide illuminating backdrops for the exploration of these concepts, making them easily understood. A special introduction includes important information about ethics and the pharmaceutical code of ethics. Two appendixes provide further opportunities for discussion and the examination of law and decisions, and resources about drug use decisions and situations. This thought-provoking textbook plainly shows the crucial role ethics plays in today’s society. Ethical topics explored in Drugs, Ethics, and Quality of Life includes legal cases on: tobacco COX-2 inhibitors medical marijuana the “morning after” pill and other emergency contraceptives pain medications and palliative care drugs physician-assisted suicide drug use in medically futile situations gene therapy Drugs, Ethics, and Quality of Life is valuable, insightful reading as well as a good adjunct text for pharmacy students, pharmacists, medical students, physicians, bioethicists, students interested in bioethics, institutional ethics committee members, and anyone interested in bioethics.

Medication Safety Dispensing Drugs Without Error

Author: Kenneth Baker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111539464
Format: PDF, Mobi
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With a focus on quality training and reducing medication errors, MEDICATION SAFETY: DISPENSING DRUGS WITHOUT ERROR is an essential text for anyone planning a career as a pharmacy technician. This practical guide to pharmacy systems incorporates the theory of continuous quality improvement into every chapter and identifies where risk of error can be found and how plans can be developed and used to reduce those risks. It also covers the most neglected areas of pharmacy quality programs monitoring the program after it is in place and determining its effectiveness. Throughout the text, points are illustrated with cases and events from actual claims against pharmacies. Drawing from his expertise in medical and pharmacy malpractice, the author gives students a comprehensive overview of the role of pharmacy technicians and pharmacists in today’s rapidly changing practice of pharmacy. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Communication Skills in Pharmacy Practice

Author: Robert S. Beardsley
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1608316025
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Communication Skills in Pharmacy Practice helps pharmacy and pharmacy technician students learn the principles, skills, and practices that are the foundation for clear communication and the essential development of trust with future patients. This text's logical organization guides students from theory and basic principles to practical skills development to the application of those skills in everyday encounters. Sample dialogues show students how to effectively communicate, and practical exercises fine tune their communication skills in dealing with a variety of sensitive situations that arise in pharmacy practice.

Farmacist Desk Reference Encyclopedia of Whole Food Medicine

Author: Don Tolman
Publisher: Benacquista Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780970393111
Format: PDF
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This title contains 2 books in slipcase. The FDR' is the 21st century's ultimate (time consorted) definitive compendium of humanity's relationship to life and vitality using plant whole foods as preventative and remissive medicine. The FDR' contains whole food wisdom from the Ancient Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, Hebrews, Chinese, Native Americans, Incas and others who through time treated themselves to high vitality and longevity using plant produced whole food. The FDR' not only provides today's scientific conspectus on whole foods but more importantly the results of the human collective experience over time and distance that developed into the eminent practical knowledge of the human collective.The FDR' was crying from the dust of the earth to be recaptured, recorded and shared once again. With the burning and destruction of the Library of Alexandria, as well as, other timeless repositories of recorded human observation being laid waste, the FDR' is a profound record of wisdom's rediscovery handed down through time mouth to ear, grandmother, daughter, daughter to granddaughter. The FDR' will teach you why you should never fight disease or the symptoms of disease - these are the body's processes for curing itself. When you treat symptoms, you are curing the body cure.

Pharmacy Law Textbook Review

Author: Debra Feinberg
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071594509
Format: PDF, Docs
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A concise review of pharmacy law -- ideal for coursework and MPJE® exam prep! This accessible, real-world guide gets you ready for the practice of pharmacy, while giving you the proper training to be compliant with the law. To that end, the book expertly covers relevant laws, rules, and regulations, and it highlights the distinctions between state and federal law where appropriate. In no other reference can you find such a succinct, yet thorough, review of the full range of federal pharmacy laws, including the Controlled Substances Act; the Food, Drug, and Cosmetics Act; the new Dietary Supplement Health Education Act; the FDA Modernization Act; and the Medicare Modernization Act. Features: Opening chapter on drug regulation and standards provides you with a practical legal framework for subsequent chapter material Overview of the drug approval process and federal reporting programs Chapter on internet sales and FDA authority to act Coverage of opioid addiction treatment and narcotic treatment programs Comprehensive set of 450+ MPJE(R)-format practice questions and answers A CD-ROM that reprises the practice questions to provide a board-simulating interface