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College Catalog 2022-2023 
College Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHAR 137 - Pharmacy Law and References II

2 Credits
Students continue to examine legal terms, state and federal laws, as well as review references necessary to the practice of pharmacy.

Course Outcomes

  1. Understand the pharmacy law and regulations regarding prescribers, controlled substances, drug preparation/distribution standards, and pharmacy licensing.
  2. Describe the dispensing requirements for REMS drugs.
  3. Explain the work flow from medication order entry to final dispensing process.
  4. Describe the ambulatory and institutional pharmacy settings and their functions.
  5. Delineate the roles and duties of technicians in pharmacy inventory management, billings and reimbursement.
  6. Understand the role of the pharmacy technician in medication safety in the delivery of pharmaceutical care in retail, institutional, LTC, and home health care settings.