Pharm Tech Chapter 13 (Inventory Management)

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Inventory Quizzes & Trivia

- Inventory Management, - Inventory Systems, - Computers And nventory, - Ordering, - Stocking And Storing


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A system that allows purchase of any medication that is prescribed.
    • A. 

      Automated dispensing system

    • B. 

      Closed formulary

    • C. 

      Inventory

    • D. 

      Open formulary

  • 2. 
    A limited list of approved medications
    • A. 

      Automated dispensing system

    • B. 

      Closed formulary

    • C. 

      Formulary

    • D. 

      Inventory

  • 3. 
    The rate at whch inventory is used, generally expressed in number of days.
    • A. 

      Formulary

    • B. 

      Open formulary

    • C. 

      Reorder points

    • D. 

      Turn over

  • 4. 
    An inventory system in which the item is deducted from inventory as it is sold or dispensed
    • A. 

      Pruchased order number

    • B. 

      reorder points

    • C. 

      Point-of-sale system (POS)

    • D. 

      Turnover

  • 5. 
    Minimum and maximum stock levels which determine when a reorder is placed and for how much.
    • A. 

      Turn over

    • B. 

      Purchased order

    • C. 

      POS

    • D. 

      Reorder points

  • 6. 
    A collection of information structured so that specific information within it can easily be retrived and used
    • A. 

      Database

    • B. 

      Material safety data sheets (MSDS)

    • C. 

      Inventory

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 7. 
    OSHA requried notices that provide hazard, handling, clean-up, and first aid information
    • A. 

      Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)

    • B. 

      Perpetual inventory

    • C. 

      Reorder points

    • D. 

      Turnover

  • 8. 
    The number system assigned to each order for identification
    • A. 

      Purchased order number

    • B. 

      Open formulary

    • C. 

      Formulary

    • D. 

      Database

  • 9. 
    Package containing a single dose of a medication
    • A. 

      Turnover

    • B. 

      Unit-dose packaging

    • C. 

      Inventory

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 10. 
    A system that maintains a continuous record of every item in inventory so that it always shows the stock on hand
    • A. 

      Perpetual inventory

    • B. 

      Point-of-sale system

    • C. 

      Database

    • D. 

      Reorder points

  • 11. 
    A list of goods or items a business uses in its normal operations
    • A. 

      Inventory

    • B. 

      Formulary

    • C. 

      Purchase order number

    • D. 

      Reorder points

  • 12. 
    Pharmaceutical equivalents that produce the same effects inpatients
    • A. 

      Therapeutic equivalent

    • B. 

      Therapeutic pharmaceutical

    • C. 

      Closed formulary

    • D. 

      Formulary

  • 13. 
    A system in which medications are dispensed at their point of use upon confirmation of an order communicated from a centralized computer system.
    • A. 

      Automated dispensing system

    • B. 

      Inventory

    • C. 

      Formulary

    • D. 

      Database

  • 14. 
    A list of medications approved for use
    • A. 

      Closed formulary

    • B. 

      Open formulary

    • C. 

      Formulary

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    A list of the goods or items a business will use in its normal operation is called a(an)
    • A. 

      Purchasing

    • B. 

      Inventory

    • C. 

      Open formulary

    • D. 

      Closed formulary

  • 16. 
    A goal of inventory management is
    • A. 

      To ensure that drugs are available when they are needed

    • B. 

      Inventory

    • C. 

      Open formulary

    • D. 

      Closed formulary

  • 17. 
    In an open formulary, when a medication is ordered that is not on the formulary
    • A. 

      The medication may be ordered without obtaining additional persmission

    • B. 

      The patient must obtain the medication at another pharmacy

    • C. 

      The physician must first receive permission to use the medication

    • D. 

      The pharmacist is required to choose a therapeutic equivalent

  • 18. 
    Formulary medications are routinely reviewed to
    • A. 

      Add more quantity of the same product

    • B. 

      Review safety of older products and evaluate newer products

    • C. 

      Make room on the shelves

    • D. 

      Add a product upon request of the manufacturer

  • 19. 
    A therapeutically-equivalent drug is
    • A. 

      Chemically the same

    • B. 

      Chemically different but with similar actions and effects

    • C. 

      The generic version of a trade drug

    • D. 

      A drug that a physician must get approval to use

  • 20. 
    "Fasst Movers"  account for approximately what perscent of a pharmacy's orders and prescriptions?
    • A. 

      5%

    • B. 

      30%

    • C. 

      40%

    • D. 

      80%

  • 21. 
    Wholesalers who provide medications to hospitals, pharmacies, and other medication dispensers account for about _____ of pharmaceutical manufactures' sales
    • A. 

      Half

    • B. 

      One-quarter

    • C. 

      Three-quarters

    • D. 

      One-third

  • 22. 
    As an expiration date approaches, the pharmacy technician should be aware that it must be _______ before the expiration date passes.
    • A. 

      Returned to the manufacturer for credit

    • B. 

      Dispensed

    • C. 

      Used

    • D. 

      Returned to the wholesaler for credit

  • 23. 
    If a supplier's terms are thirty days net,
    • A. 

      It would be best to have a turnover less than thirty days

    • B. 

      It would be best to have a turnover equal to thirty days

    • C. 

      It would be best to have a turnover greater than thirty days

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 24. 
    ______ is an inventory system in which the item is deducted from inventory as it is sold or dispensed
    • A. 

      POS system

    • B. 

      Turnover

    • C. 

      Automated reports

    • D. 

      Reorder point system

  • 25. 
    Minimum ad maximum stock levels used to determinne when a reorder is placed and for how much are
    • A. 

      Reorder points

    • B. 

      Automatic ordering

    • C. 

      POS

    • D. 

      Turnovers

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