Manual for Pharmacy Technicians and Pharmacy Technician Certification Review and Practice Exam Package
The role of pharmacy technicians is rapidly expanding, and demand for well-trained technicians continues to grow. ASHP has released new editions of its best-selling training resources, the Manual for Pharmacy Technicians, 4th Edition, and the Pharmacy Technician Certification: Review and Practice Exam, 3rd Edition. Available as a package, these resources help pharmacy technicians master the practical skills and gain the foundational knowledge they need to be successful.The newly reorganized Manual for Pharmacy Technicians provides comprehensive coverage designed to engage students and prepare them for all types of pharmacy technician positions. The text features new chapters with cover the latest essentials, including:Specialty Pharmacy PracticeCommunication and TeamworkBilling and ReimbursementDurable and Nondurable Medical Equipment, Devices, and Supplies The new edition also includes many useful new features to enhance learning, including a full color design, and expanded self-assessment questions and calculations content. All new features such as: Rx for Success; Technology Topics; and Safety First highlight practical tips. A newly streamlined format divides the book into 4 simple parts: introduction to pharmacy practice, foundation knowledge and skills, practice basics, and business applicationsThe new edition of the most authoritative technician exam preparation resource!Whether you are studying for one of the national pharmacy technician certification exams for the first time or need practice for recertification, the new Pharmacy Technician Certification Review and Practice Exam and accompanying TechPrep trade; CD have everything you need to pass with flying colors.Features include: new content that aligns with the latest certification competencies, brand new and updated self-assessment questions, extensive calculations review material, an entire chapter on test-taking tips and strategies for success, and printed practice exam for instant self-assessment and testing.
- Paperback | 792 pages
- 215.9 x 274.32 x 33.02mm | 1,814.36g
- 01 Dec 2010
- American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
- Bethesda, United States
- Fourth Edition
About Bonnie S. Bachenheimer
Bonnie S. Bachenheimer, BS, PharmD , is the Drug Information Clinical Specialist at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois, USA. She received her BS in Pharmacy from the University of Wisconsin - Madison College of Pharmacy in 1991 and her Doctor of Pharmacy with high honors from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy in 1999. She completed an ASHP-accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in 1992. She was a Drug Information Clinical Specialist at Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center from 1992-1999. She is an Adjunct Clinical Instructor for the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, Creighton University College of Pharmacy, and Butler University College of Pharmacy.Dr. Bachenheimer is an active member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists (ICHP), and American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP). She served as editor of ICHP's monthly newsjournal, KeePosted, from 1999-2006. She has been a peer reviewer for the American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy and Hospital Pharmacy. She has given numerous presentations and authored articles and chapters on a variety of topics. Her interests are in the areas of drug information, formulary management, adverse drug reactions and medication safety.Barbara Lacher BS, R.Ph.Tech., CPhT is an Assistant Director of the Pharmacy Technician Program at North Dakota State College of Science, Wahpeton, North Dakota, USA. She also serves on the Board of Directors of the Pharmacy Technician Educators Council.