Handbook of Institutional Pharmacy Practice

Handbook of Institutional Pharmacy Practice

Author: Thomas R. Brown

Publisher: ASHP

ISBN: 9781585281145

Category: Medical

Page: 592

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This comprehensive text provides fundamental information on a broad spectrum of essential topics in health-system pharmacy practice. From an overview of health delivery systems and hospital pharmacy through various practice settings such as home care, long term care, hospice and palliative care, ambulatory care, and managed care this text focuses on various elements important to health-system pharmacies. The Handbook of Institutional Pharmacy Practice is the first step in developing a career in pharmacy and provides opportunities for study in career enhancement. New chapters included in the fourth edition: Integrity of the Drug Supply Overview of the History of Hospital Pharmacy in the United States Interprofessional Teams/Collaborative Practice Models Development, Implementation and Monitoring Therapeutic Plans and Evidence-Based Medicine

Hospital Pharmacy

Hospital Pharmacy

Author: Martin Stephens

Publisher: Pharmaceutical Press

ISBN: 0853695024

Category: Medical

Page: 316

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The practice of pharmacy in secondary and tertiary care has changed dramatically over recent years, corresponding to considerable changes in modern healthcare provision. The pharmacy department is now an established part of most hospitals -- the pharmacy team playing a pivotal role in patient care. Hospital Pharmacy outlines the changes in pharmacy practice within the hospital setting and discusses the vast range of services that are now provided. Each chapter is devoted to an area of pharmacy practice and discusses its history, current practice and future developments. As well as considering well-established facets of hospital pharmacy practice, such as technical services and clinical pharmacy, this text also covers the evolving relationship of the hospital pharmacy with other healthcare departments. This book is essential reading for pharmacy undergraduates, preregistration graduates and newly qualified pharmacists. With its broad, all-encompassing coverage it will also be of interest to other healthcare professionals. Book jacket.

Managed Care Pharmacy Practice

Managed Care Pharmacy Practice

Author: Robert Navarro

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0834212056

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 686

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Written from a practical perspective, Managed Care Pharmacy Practice takes the reader through the issues critical to development and operation of a managed care pharmacy program. The reader will gain new insights into how managed care has altered the delivery of pharmacy services, as well as into the evolving role of pharmacists.Managed Care Pharmacy Practice explains the fundamentals of developing and operating a successful managed care pharmacy benefit, and also supplies insightful guidance on professional careers in the field. This text takes a sequential approach to history, background, program components, program development, operations, and performance measurement, with 25 chapters arranged in three main sections.

Index of NLM Serial Titles

Index of NLM Serial Titles

Author: National Library of Medicine (U.S.)

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015074114672

Category: Medicine

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A keyword listing of serial titles currently received by the National Library of Medicine.

Manual for Pharmacy Technicians

Manual for Pharmacy Technicians

Author: Bonnie S. Bachenheimer

Publisher: ASHP

ISBN: 158528307X

Category: Medical

Page: 618

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The trusted training resource for pharmacy technicians at all levels. The role of pharmacy technicians is rapidly expanding, and demand for well-trained technicians has never been higher! Technicians are assuming more responsibilities and are taking on greater leadership roles. Quality training material is increasingly important for new technicians entering the field, and current technicians looking to advance. Look no further than the new 4th edition of the best-selling Manual for Pharmacy Technicians to master the practical skills and gain the foundational knowledge all technicians need to be successful. NEW chapters cover the latest essentials: Specialty Pharmacy Practice Communication and Teamwork Billing and Reimbursement Durable and Nondurable Medical Equipment, Devices, and Supplies NEW features include: Full color design, photos and illustrations enhance learning Rx for Success boxes share tips to help techs excel on the job Technology Topics highlight the latest in automation & technical areas Safety First features provide critical advice for enhancing safety & reducing errors Bolded key terms defined in chapter-level glossaries Streamlined contents divide book into 4 simple parts: introduction to pharmacy practice, foundation knowledge and skills, practice basics, and business applications Expanded self-assessment questions and calculations content Alone or with the new edition of the Pharmacy Technician Certification Review and Practice Exam, the Manual for Pharmacy Technicians, 4th Edition offers pharmacy technicians the most relevant, authoritative, easy-to-use guide in the field. Want more exercises and practice? Look for the NEW Workbook for the Manual for Pharmacy Technicians.