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PHARM TECH CHAPTER 17 ( Other Environments)

26 Questions
Pharmacy Quizzes & Trivia

Mail Order Pharmacy, - Long-Term Care, Home Infusion

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A continuing condition that requires ongoing treatment for a prolonged period
    • A. 

      Acute condition

    • B. 

      Chronic condition

    • C. 

      Antibiotic therapy

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Develops and maintains an individual pharmaceutical plan for each long-term care patient
    • A. 

      Consultant pharmacist

    • B. 

      The technician

    • C. 

      Distributive pharmacist

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    A medication that is rquired on a continuing basis for the treatment of a chronic condition
    • A. 

      Ask the technician

    • B. 

      Chronic condition

    • C. 

      Acute condition

    • D. 

      Maintenance medication

  • 4. 
    A sudden condition requiring immediate treatment
    • A. 

      Ask the technician

    • B. 

      Chronic condition

    • C. 

      Acute condition

    • D. 

      Maintenance medication

  • 5. 
    A common home infusion service used in treating AIDS
    • A. 

      Acute condition

    • B. 

      Chronic condition

    • C. 

      Antibiotic therapy

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Businesses  that provide a range of home nursing care services, including infusion
    • A. 

      Consultant pharmacist

    • B. 

      Home care agency

    • C. 

      Antibiotic therapy

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Makes sure long-term care patients recieve the correct medications ordered
    • A. 

      Consultant pharmacist

    • B. 

      Distributive pharmacist

    • C. 

      Antibiotic therapy

    • D. 

      Technician

  • 8. 
    A system in which medications are dispensed from an automated unit at the point of use upon confirmation of an order communicated by computer from a central system
    • A. 

      Consultant pharmacist

    • B. 

      Distributive pharmacist

    • C. 

      Antibiotic therapy

    • D. 

      Automated dispensing system

  • 9. 
    Mail order pharmacies are used for maitenance medications,  for chronic conditions.  Which of the following conditions would NOT be likely to rquire maintenance medication
    • A. 

      Root canal

    • B. 

      HIV/AIDS

    • C. 

      Depression

    • D. 

      Hypertension

  • 10. 
    The delivery time for mail order medications is at least
    • A. 

      24 to 48 hours

    • B. 

      2 weeks

    • C. 

      4 weeks

    • D. 

      6 weeks

  • 11. 
    A sudden condition requiring immediate treatment is a(an
    • A. 

      Chronic condition

    • B. 

      PRN condition

    • C. 

      Acute condition

    • D. 

      Maintenance condition

  • 12. 
    A continuing condition that requires ongoing treatment for a prolonged period is called a (an)
    • A. 

      Chronic condition

    • B. 

      Acute condition

    • C. 

      Infectious condition

    • D. 

      Maintenance condition

  • 13. 
    Mail order pharmacies must follow __________ requirements
    • A. 

      Only state

    • B. 

      Federal and state

    • C. 

      International

    • D. 

      Only federal

  • 14. 
    The type of order processing used by mail order pharmacies in which each step in the  prescription fill process is completed or managed by a person who specialized in that step is called a?
    • A. 

      Extemporaneous processing

    • B. 

      Assembly line processing

    • C. 

      Bin fill processing

    • D. 

      Automated processing

  • 15. 
    The fastes grwoing area of home health care is
    • A. 

      CCU

    • B. 

      ICU

    • C. 

      Home infusion

    • D. 

      Ambulatory care

  • 16. 
    Home infusion pharmacies are involved in
    • A. 

      Dispensing unit doses of tablets and capsules

    • B. 

      Providing maintenance medications

    • C. 

      Mail order pharmacy

    • D. 

      Preparing admixtures and providing infusion pumps

  • 17. 
    Many hospitals offer home infusion services
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The type of infusion therapy used to treat infections is called
    • A. 

      Antibiotic therapy

    • B. 

      PO

    • C. 

      Admixture therapy

    • D. 

      TPN

  • 19. 
    The type of infusion therapy associated with patients with digestive disorders or AIDS is called
    • A. 

      Admixture therapy

    • B. 

      PO

    • C. 

      NPO

    • D. 

      Parenteral nutrition therapy

  • 20. 
    The type of infusion therapy generally associate with an oncology program at a hospital program or clinic is called
    • A. 

      Chemotherapy

    • B. 

      Antibiotic therapy

    • C. 

      PO

    • D. 

      NOP

  • 21. 
    Compounding parenteral admixtures for home infusion requires all of the follwing EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Aseptic practices

    • B. 

      Laminar flow hoods

    • C. 

      Ointments tile

    • D. 

      Use of clean rooms

  • 22. 
    Which member of the home care team orders the infusion therapy?
    • A. 

      R.PH

    • B. 

      Physician

    • C. 

      Pharm.D.

    • D. 

      Pharmacy technician

  • 23. 
    Which member of the home care team coordinates and monitors the care plan?
    • A. 

      Home care aide

    • B. 

      Registered nurse

    • C. 

      R.Ph.

    • D. 

      Pharm. D.

  • 24. 
    Which member of the home care team may be involved with compounding, labeling delivery, and othe non-consulting activites?
    • A. 

      R.Ph

    • B. 

      Home care aide

    • C. 

      Pharmacy technician

    • D. 

      Pharm.D

  • 25. 
    Which member of the home care team is not involved in medication therapy
    • A. 

      Pharmacy technician

    • B. 

      Nurse

    • C. 

      Home care aide

    • D. 

      Physician

  • 26. 
    The person who develops and maintains an individual pharmaceutical plan for each patient in a long term care facility is a?
    • A. 

      Consultant pharmacist

    • B. 

      Community pharmacist

    • C. 

      Distributive pharmacist

    • D. 

      Pharmacy technician