PTCB Exam Simplified

PTCB Exam Simplified Author David Heckman
ISBN-10 1942682050
Release 2016-01-01
Pages 298
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Further refined, revised, and expanded, the 3rd edition of PTCB Exam Simplified is simpler, better, and more up-to-date than ever before. Our study guide covers each of the nine knowledge domains that form today's PTCB exam. Take action, and start preparing with PTCB Exam Simplified.



PTCB Exam Simplified

PTCB Exam Simplified Author David A Heckman, Pharmd
ISBN-10 1942682018
Release 2014-12-10
Pages 280
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Many people loved the 1st edition of "PTCB Exam Simplified." Now we're giving you even more to love! With new features like detailed tables, charts, and illustrations to facilitate quick learning, and a full-length practice exam, "PTCB Exam Simplified" is better than ever! How did we develop such an outstanding study guide? We focused on the key elements every student is looking for: Relevant Don't buy a study guide that is bursting at the seams with unnecessary information. With "PTCB Exam Simplified," you can rest assured knowing that the information is relevant. Why? Because we focus only on key topics outlined on the PTCB exam blueprint. Current Standardized exams are always evolving. Make sure you prepare with a study guide that is up-to-date. Based on the most recent exam blueprint, "PTCB Exam Simplified" is as up-to-date as it gets! Practical You can read until you're blue in the face, but the best way to learn is by solving problems. "PTCB Exam Simplified" is packed with practice problems and examples. We also provide a top-notch full-length practice exam, complete with a detailed answer key! Let's face it, your time is limited. Start focusing on the content most likely to appear on the exam. Get an efficient, effective, and relevant review with "PTCB Exam Simplified." Don't settle for less.



PTCB Exam Simplified Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Study Guide

PTCB Exam Simplified Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Study Guide Author David A Heckman, Pharmd
ISBN-10 0615883702
Release 2013-09-12
Pages 168
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When it comes to investing in a PTCB exam review book, you have a lot of options. To help you make your decision easier, we have created a list of the top 5 factors you should consider when choosing a study guide. Top 5 factors to consider when selecting a PTCB exam study guide: #1 --Up To Date-- Standardized exams are always evolving. Make sure you prepare yourself with a study guide that is up to date with current information and current laws. #2 --Practice Questions-- You can read until you're blue in the face, but the best way to learn is to do it yourself! That is why PTCB Exam Simplified is packed full of examples and practice problems. #3 --Manageable Size-- You really need to consider how much content you can reasonably review before the exam. You need a study guide that gives you just the right balance of information, not too much and not too little. PTCB Exam Simplified provides just the right amount of information. Though I did not obtain her endorsement personally, I am pretty certain Goldilocks would choose PTCB Exam Simplified if she were preparing to take the PTCE. #4 --A Substantial Review of Pharmacy Calculations-- Math problems make up a large portion of the PTCB exam, and you need to be prepared in order to be successful. Many of the best-selling PTCB exam study guides fail to prepare students adequately in this category, but PTCB Exam Simplified provides a thorough review of pharmacy calculations. #5 --Study and Quiz Yourself at the Same Time-- You want a study guide that can equip you with exam-relevant knowledge as quickly as possible. PTCB Exam Simplified does this by providing you with questions and answers that allow you to quiz yourself as you study.



Mosby s Review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination E Book

Mosby s Review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination   E Book Author James J. Mizner
ISBN-10 9780323292641
Release 2014-03-12
Pages 384
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Covering everything you need to study for and pass the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and ExCPT exams, Mosby's Review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination, 3rd Edition makes exam preparation easy. Review the content you'll see on the exam with handy outlines, test-taking tips and strategies, and electronic flash cards. Written by noted pharmacy technician educator James J. Mizner, this complete review tests your knowledge and simulates the actual PTCB exam with 17 different, 100-question practice exams in the book and online. This edition is modeled after the updated Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Blueprint. A total of 1,700 review questions are included in 17 practice exams in the book and online. 100-question format of each practice exam simulates the PTCB and ExCPT exams, with multiple-choice questions and the same balance of content, for a realistic test taking experience. 700 electronic flash cards help you learn and remember facts by covering the top 200 most prescribed pharmaceuticals, top 50 herbals, abbreviations, and sound-alike drugs. Review content reflects the new percentages covered on the PTCB exam. A convenient outline format helps you to quickly review important information you'll see on the exam. Tips and suggestions prepare you for test-taking success by providing an insider’s perspective on what to expect and how to prepare for your exam when you have limited time. Seven practice exams in the book feature the same format and content emphasis as the national exam. Ten practice exams on the Evolve companion website in both timed and untimed modes help you identify any areas of weakness, and include instant feedback and remediation. UPDATED content includes current drug information and pharmacy practice procedures based on the new Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Blueprint. NEW! Chapter objectives provide a clear breakdown of content and goals for review.



Secrets of the PTCB Exam Study Guide

Secrets of the PTCB Exam Study Guide Author Ptcb Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
ISBN-10 1610727991
Release 2015-02-25
Pages 144
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***Includes PTCB Practice Test Questions*** If you're concerned about your upcoming PTCB exam, Secrets of the PTCB Exam can help. Many potential pharmacy technicians have to take the exam two or more times before they pass, but relying on Secrets of the PTCB Exam to prepare for the test can help you avoid that fate. Secrets of the PTCB Exam really can help you ace the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Examination on your first try, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Secrets of the PTCB Exam study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Secrets of the PTCB Exam cover all areas of the test: Assisting the Pharmacist in Serving Patients, Maintaining Medication and Inventory Control Systems, Participating in the Administration and Management of Pharmacy Practice Plus, you'll learn powerful test taking strategies which you can leverage into an even higher score. And much more...



Concise Review for the PTCB Exam

Concise Review for the PTCB Exam Author Brian Tuschl
ISBN-10 9781598582611
Release 2007-06
Pages 194
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Concise Review for the PTCB Exam is a comprehensive approach to preparing for the pharmacy technician certification exam. It does not try to cover every aspect about the field of pharmacy. Rather, it targets the information that is relevant to the certification exam. The text includes drug information, test-taking strategies, examples and practice questions that will prepare a student to pass the test the first time. . Instruction in all test areas: math, law, hospital, drug information. . Contains strategies you MUST know to ace the exam. . Over 750 practice questions that will familiarize you with the PTCB format and help you master the techniques taught. . Detailed answer explanations that will help you avoid making the same mistake twice. . Pharmacy calculations are completely worked out so that all math problems on the exam can be easily understood and solved. . Gives unique ways to learn many of the drugs that will be on the exam. . Includes three practice PTCB tests. All of these questions are similar to those that you will see on the actual PTCB exam. . Covers pharmacy law and hospital information in a way that will make it easy to recall the information. .Contains a list of the top 200 drugs with brand, generic, indication and class. About the Authors Brian Tuschl, Pharm. D., is the president of Tech Prep Solutions. He is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences and Administration in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Houston and was presented with the Roche Preceptor of the Year Award in 2006. Dr. Tuschl currently serves as a member of the advisory boards of two local technical schools with pharmacy technician programs and also practices retail pharmacy in Houston, Texas. Christopher Ardoin, BSPharm, is the co-founder of Tech Prep Solutions. He is a preceptor with the University of Houston College of Pharmacy. He is a licensed pharmacist in both Texas and Louisiana. Mr. Ardoin has over ten years of pharmacy experience in areas including hospital, compounding, and retail pharmacy.



Drug Names Decoded How to Study Pharmacology

Drug Names Decoded  How to Study Pharmacology Author Tony Guerra
ISBN-10 9781304727183
Release 2016-03-12
Pages
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Why is pharmacology hard? It's tough to memorize words you can't pronounce, it's not often clear what needs to be memorized, and most pharmacology books are not written in plain, accessible English. This book provides pronunciations for generic and brand name drugs, mnemonics for each drug in an easy to memorize order, and a plain English summary of each pharmacologic concept. Drug Names Decoded: How to Study Pharmacology breaks down learning pharmacology into small bite-sized, digestible pieces of memorable information to help students quickly improve their pharmacology knowledge base.



Medical Language Instant Translator

Medical Language Instant Translator  Author Davi-Ellen Chabner
ISBN-10 9780323378444
Release 2016-01-22
Pages 334
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Find quick, practical explanations of specialized medical terminology! Davi-Ellen Chabner’s Medical Language Instant Translator, 6th Edition provides a handy reference that’s ideal for everyday use in the classroom and in the health care environment. Access key information on diagnostic tests and procedures, commonly misunderstood medical terms, and interpreting medical reports. Find coverage of the top 100 prescription drugs, medical abbreviations, symbols, and acronyms, and more. Based on Chabner’s The Language of Medicine, this compact resource makes it easier to understand complicated medical terms and communicate more effectively. Quick, portable access makes it easy to find information on key medical terms, abbreviations, common diagnoses, and more. Medical Terms Easily Confused section helps you distinguish between commonly misunderstood medical terms. Diagnostic Tests and Procedures section addresses commonly performed diagnostic tests and procedures and why they are ordered. Body Systems sections include labeled, full-color illustrations for a handy review of anatomy. Other translations of medical language include sections on acronyms, eponyms, symbols, plurals, surgical terminology and technology, prescription drugs, and complementary and alternative medicine. NEW Understanding Medical Reports section helps you navigate through the terminology and background of clinical procedures and tests. NEW terms and definitions reflect the latest advances in health care. UPDATES provide the latest information on topics such as health care organizations, certifications, and professional designations.



Ptcb Exam Study Guide

Ptcb Exam Study Guide Author Robbyn Gilleo Cpht
ISBN-10 1635300266
Release 2016-08-11
Pages 402
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Ascencia Test Prep's first study guide, PTCB Exam Study Guide: Ascencia's Test Prep Book and Practice Test Questions for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Examination is a comprehensive book offering readers a full review of the subject matter covered on the PTCB exam, test tips and strategies, real-world examples, and worked through practice problems. Acscencia's PTCB book covers: Pharmacology The Principles of Pharmacology An Introduction to Medical Terminology Systems Pharmacology Pharmacy Abbreviations Assisting the Pharmacist Ambulatory (Community) Pharmacy Institutional (Hospital) Pharmacy Pharmacy Automation Investigational Drug Data Pharmacy Law & Ethics History Controlled Drugs Administration & Management of the Pharmacy Medication Errors Reference Materials Hazardous Materials and Safety in the Workplace Inventory Compounding Pharmaceuticals Non-Sterile Compounding Sterile Compounding Pharmacy Math Fundamentals of Pharmacy Math Fractions and Decimals Ratio, Proportions, and Percentage Liquid Measures Concentrations Dilutions Admixture Calculations Business Math Ascencia's PTCB study guide also includes two full PTCB practice tests, ensuring that readers will be prepared come test day. About Ascencia Test Prep With healthcare fields such as nursing, pharmacy, emergency care, and physical therapy becoming the fastest and largest growing industries in the United States, individuals looking to enter the healthcare industry or rise in their field need high quality, reliable resources. Ascencia Test Prep's study guides and test preparation materials are developed by credentialed, industry professionals with years of experience in their respective fields. Every Ascencia book includes a comprehensive overview of the content knowledge that will be tested, along with practice questions for each section to enhance understanding. Full practice tests at the end of every book accurately reflect the exam, helping test takers determine if they are thoroughly prepared. Additionally, all Ascencia study materials offer exclusive tips from healthcare professionals to help readers thrive in their field beyond test day. Ascencia recognizes that healthcare professionals nurture bodies and spirits, and save lives. Ascencia Test Prep's mission is to help healthcare workers grow.



The Ccds Exam Study Guide Third Edition

The Ccds Exam Study Guide  Third Edition Author Fran Jurcak
ISBN-10 155645869X
Release 2015-12-23
Pages 136
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CCDS Exam Study Guide, Third Edition Fran Jurcak, RN, MSN, CCDS Laurie L. Prescott, MSN, RN, CCDS, CDIP In 2016, those sitting for the Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) exam face the biggest changes to the test yet. The updated exam has been expanded from 120 to 140 items and has a brand-new section on quality of care. In addition, it incorporates updates to the Official ICD-10-CM Guidelines for Coding and Reporting as well as critical Coding Clinic ICD-10 guidance related to documentation and querying. To help candidates prepare for this updated exam, the best-selling CCDS Exam Study Guide has been refreshed. The third edition of the guide targets the test objectives and content outline prepared by the CCDS Certification Board, letting candidates focus their time on areas of CDI practice with which they are least familiar. Also, this year the CCDS Exam Study Guide comes with an online practice exam, allowing prospective examinees to practice and get instant results--just like the certification exam offers. The CCDS Exam Study Guide, Third Edition will: Help candidates determine whether they are ready to take the CCDS exam Give qualified candidates the confidence they need to succeed Provide sample questions for self-assessment Deliver proven test-taking strategies and "day of the test" tips The CCDS Exam Study Guide reviews: The inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting and selected entries from AHA Coding Clinic for ICD-10-CM Query processes and procedures Common clinical conditions and indicators for query opportunities CDI program metrics and data analytics RAC preparedness and CDI ethics The impact of reportable diagnoses on quality of care Each chapter reviews CDI program principles and contains sample questions for self-testing. Table of Contents Introduction Chapter 1: Healthcare Regulations, Reimbursement, and the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Chapter 2: Identification of Clinical Indicators Chapter 3: Medical Record Documentation Chapter 4: Healthcare Facility CDI Program Analysis Chapter 5: Utilizing Communication and Education Skills to Champion CDI Chapter 6: Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting Chapter 7: Professionalism, Ethics, and Compliance Chapter 8: Impact of Reportable Diagnoses on Quality of Care Chapter 9: Tips to Prepare for the Exam This book also includes online practice questions.



Complete Math Review for the Pharmacy Technician

Complete Math Review for the Pharmacy Technician Author William Alexander Hopkins
ISBN-10 1582121346
Release 2010-01-01
Pages 232
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Filled with real-world practice problems this book is a unique training resource, whether it is for the classroom, the national Pharmacy Technician Certification Board examination, or the pharmacy practice setting. Key Features: Thoroughly covers every topic related to pharmacy calculations that a pharmacy technician needs to know.



Mayo Clinic Cardiology

Mayo Clinic Cardiology Author Joseph G. Murphy
ISBN-10 9780199915712
Release 2012-12-06
Pages 1091
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Organized to present a comprehensive overview of the field of cardiology in an accessible, reader-friendly format that can be covered in about 12 months, this new edition contains roughly 50% new material, the cardiac pharmacology section has been completely reworked, cardiovascular trials have been included, and the entire book has been updated to reflect current practice guidelines and recent developments. The book is peppered throughout with numerous tables and clinical pearls that aid the student, as well as the teacher, to remain focused.



Barron s PTCE

Barron s PTCE Author Sacha Koborsi Tadros
ISBN-10 9781438068572
Release 2016-05-15
Pages 296
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This brand-new manual prepares Pharmacy Technicians for the test that applicants must pass in order to receive their certification. This book features: three full-length practice Pharmacy Technician Certification Exams (PTCE), with two in the book and one additional exam available online; a pretest designed to help readers assess their strengths and weaknesses before beginning their review; information that covers all of the nine major topic areas and knowledge domains of the official PTCE blueprint; hundreds of practice questions with detailed answer explanations for extra preparation; all of the latest information about pharmacy technician certification requirements, PTCE scoring, steps for scheduling the PTCE, and test-taking skills, important tips, and winning strategies. It’s everything you need to know in order to prepare for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam—and to succeed on test day. BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam with all questions answered and explained.



PTCB Exam Study Guide 2015 2016

PTCB Exam Study Guide 2015 2016 Author Trivium Test Prep
ISBN-10 1941759378
Release 2015-10-28
Pages 166
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Think all PTCB study guides are the same? Think again! With easy to understand lessons and practice test questions designed to maximize your score, you'll be ready. You don't want to waste time - and money! - having to study all over again because you didn't get effective studying in. You want to accelerate your education, not miss opportunities for starting your future career! Every year, thousands of people think that they are ready for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board exam, but realize too late when they get their score back that they were not ready at all. They weren't incapable, and they certainly did their best, but they simply weren't studying the right way. There are a variety of methods to prepare for the PTCB Exam....and they get a variety of results. Trivium Test Preps PTCB Exam Study Guide 2015-2016 provides the information, secrets, and confidence needed to get you the score you need - the first time around. Losing points on the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam can cost you precious time, money, and effort that you shouldn't have to spend. What is in the book? In our pharmacy technician certification study guide, you get the most comprehensive review of all tested concepts. The subjects are easy to understand, and fully-explained example questions to ensure that you master the material. Best of all, we show you how this information will be applied on the real exam; PTCB practice questions are included so that you can know, without a doubt, that you are prepared. Our study guide is streamlined and concept-driven - not filled with excess junk, silly attempts at humor, or confusing filler - so you get better results through more effective study time. Why spend days or even weeks reading through meaningless junk, trying to sort out the helpful information from the fluff? We give you everything you need to know in a concise, comprehensive, and effective package for the PTCB exam.



Pharmacy Registration Assessment Questions

Pharmacy Registration Assessment Questions Author Nadia Bukhari
ISBN-10 9780857111753
Release 2016-04-18
Pages 224
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Pharmacy Registration Assessment Questions features over 400 closed book and calculation questions for the GPhC Pharmacy Registration Exam.



Encyclopedia of Clinical Pharmacy Print

Encyclopedia of Clinical Pharmacy  Print Author Joseph T. DiPiro
ISBN-10 0824707524
Release 2002-11-14
Pages 956
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The Encyclopedia of Clinical Pharmacy is a valuable resource for today's clinical pharmacist and pharmacotherapist. Over 200 researchers and practitioners provide ready access to more than 5,000 primary literature citations and hard-to-find research on: Gene therapy Health service delivery models Best practices documents Pharmaceutical software development Legal controversies, ethical issues, and court rulings Drug dosing and electronic prescription Post-marketing surveillance Generic equivalency Quality management procedures Educational and training programs Compiling expertise and recommendations from the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, the Encyclopedia unravels the increasing complexity of pharmacotherapy, the problems of medication-related morbidity and mortality, and the impact that clinically empowered pharmacists have on assuring safe and effective pharmaceutical care for patients. This Taylor & Francis encyclopedia is also available through online subscription, offering a variety of extra benefits for researchers, students, and librarians, including: Citation tracking and alerts Active reference linking Saved searches and marked lists HTML and PDF format options For more information, visit Taylor and Francis Online. Or contact us to inquire about subscription options and print/online combination packages. US: (Tel) 1.888.318.2367 / (E-mail) [email protected] International: (Tel) +44 (0) 20 7017 6062 / (E-mail) [email protected]



Washington Pharmacy Law

Washington Pharmacy Law Author William E. Fassett
ISBN-10 1543194958
Release 2017-02-17
Pages 442
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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.