The lowest-priced, brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable).Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.See details for additional description.
7 black & white illustrations, 1 black & white tables
Unsewn / adhesive bound
3rd Revised edition
Table Of Contents
The legal system in the United States Overview and objectives Legislation, regulation, and interpretation Criminal versus civil law Sample questions for student review History and development of current law Overview and objectives Into the twentieth century Sample questions for student review Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act of 1938 Overview and objectives Adulteration Misbranding Drug samples Investigational new drugs New drug applications The Drug Price Competition and Patent-Term Restoration Act of 1984 The Orphan Drug Act of 1983 Prescribing requirements and restrictions Dispensing requirements and restrictions Drug pedigrees Sample questions for student review Federal Controlled Substance Act of 1970 Overview and objectives Control schedules Registration Obtaining controlled substances Record keeping Prescribing requirements and restrictions Fax requirements and restrictions Dispensing requirements and restrictions Reporting theft Sample questions for student review Other pertinent federal legislation Overview and objectives The Health Information Portability and Accountability Act The Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act The United States Pharmacopoeia/Chapter 797 Guidelines Sample questions for student review Ethics theory and application Overview and objectives The development of pharmaceutical ethical considerations Code of ethics background and progression Pharmacy - a respected tradition Pharmacy-related relationships Communicating professionally in an information age Patient's rights Modern controversial issues Sample questions for student review Appendix 1: Addresses and websites of board of pharmacy executives Appendix 2: Addresses and websites of pertinent pharmacy organizations Appendix 3: List of accredited pharmacy technician programs Appendix 4: Sample DEA forms Appendix 5: Legal standing of pharmacy technicians Appendix 6: Legal status of fax prescriptions Appendix 7: Legal status of electronic transmission of prescriptions Appendix 8: Who has prescribing authority
Kenneth M. Strandberg is the program director of the Pharmacy Technician Program at the North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, North Dakota, a position he has held since 1994. This program has certificate and associate degree options, both available via on-campus and distance-learning options (both paper-based and web-based). Since 1988, he has also been an adjunct professor of pharmacy practice at North Dakota State University in Fargo and an adjunct assistant professor of medicine at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine in Grand Forks. He retired as the pharmacy department manager at a Veterans Administration hospital and clinic, and is now the associate director for scientific applications at Cetero Research, a pharmaceutical research firm. He received his BS in pharmacy in 1974 and MBA in 1984, both from North Dakota State University. Erin E. Miller is a pharmacy resident at a Veterans Affairs hospital and clinic. She received her Pharm.D. in 2010 from North Dakota State University. She is a member of the American Pharmacists Association and the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and an alumna of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity.