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Which statement is true about Sodium Nitroprusside
Commonly used in an epidural preparation.
Must not be administered intravenously.
Should be protected from sunlight.
Is in DEA Sch. V
All of the following are signs of a calcium deficiency except
A 1L solution of will contain 9g of NaCl and 50g of Dextrose.
The following statements are true of sublingual(SL) tablets except:
placed under the tongue
What drug classification is Ondansetron in?
anti-hypertensive D anti-fungal
Which of the following is an anti-hypertensive
To make space for new stock, you've been asked to combine 4 bottles of cleaning solution z, and then label that bottle with the volume and % concentration. The contents are:
-Bottle 1= 200mL of 75%
-Bottle 2= 300mL of 90%
-Bottle 3= 100mL of 80%
-Bottle 4= 400mL of 50%
-What will you type on the new label?
Solution z, 1L of 78%
Solution z, 1L of 70%
Solution z, 1L of 62%
Which of the following tablets should absorb most quickly into the bloodstream?
If a patient has alcohol intolerance, which of the following should they avoid?
In the US, ordering stock of Sch. II drugs requires a DEA Form 222. If an error is made on this form, which is an acceptable way to make a correction.
Black it out with a felt tip marker
Single line cross-out + initials
None of the above
An drug plan has set contract pricing of AWP, less 5%, plus a flat $5 dispensing fee. The customer's order is for 30 tablets of Drug "q". In the computer is says that Drug "q" has an AWP of $74.00/100 tabs. What dollar amount will the drug plan be billed?
Which of the following is a recommended vaccine for adults over 60 to reduce the incidence of Shingles (herpes Zoster)?
Xanax® is a Benzodiazepine commonly used to treat anxiety. What DEA schedule is it in?
Which type of recall by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)is the most severe, where there is a potential for serious injury or death.
In the following picture, what is object QUESTION: 2? pharmacy tools
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The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (">PTCB) brings you a calculations practice test comprised of questions used on previous PTCE examinations. The app contains 90 questions with detailed answer explanations which allow you to test your understanding of calculations and conversions commonly found on the real PTCE. View your progress, track your history, and study on the go with the official test prep app of the ">PTCB. Key features include: Two practice modes: simulation and study- Automatic test saving and retrieval- Detailed results analysis- Intuitive navigation- Question of the Day- Unlimited access.
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"My name is Adam Cunningham and I am the ">PTCB Advocate for the CorVel Corporation location in Dublin, OH. Our CorVel office handles prescription benefit for workers’ compensation claims for various clientsbusinesses around the United States.
Although we do not dispense actual medications or perform “normal” pharmacy technician duties, CorVel saw the importance of having certified pharmacy technicians on our staff, to better educate our employees in understanding various medi...cations and therapies, calculations to better verify correct dosing and really just the general knowledge and benefit that I know I got out of the experience.
I can definitely speak for all of the CPhT’s in our office, when I say that we are extremely appreciative in CorVel putting us through a professional course and then also getting us ready to take the national PTCE to become ">PTCB certified.
We currently have 35 CPhT’s in our office (not all are in the photo unfortunately) and we have a class of eight studying now to take the PTCE within the next 30 days and another twelve lined up to start an official pharmacy technician workshop that is coordinated by The Ohio State University before the end of the year.
CorVel Dublin’s CPhT’s are (including myself)…
Tessa Graham, Ndidi Osigweh, Pamela St. Clair, Mary-Frances Ball, Brittany Dale, Benjamin Lammers, Carol Daye, Adam Cunningham, Karl Turzi, Theresa Schamp, Scott Byers, Gary Van Dyke, Mike Edwards, Tricia Keenan, Yvonne Garman, Alicia Blankenship, Ali Shire, James Stevens, Annette Huffman, Sandy Van Dyke, Sheila Hanes, Phillip Nixon, Brian Prego, James Bellamy, Diane Repuzynsky, Rob Baughman, Karen Jackson, Ashanti Simms, Jill Falb, Leighana Hosford, Vicki Shelby, Adrian Reynolds, Joanne Deferro, Samantha Mullins, and Julia Choi.
As the ">PTCB Advocate for CorVel Corporation, I am extremely proud each time one of our employees gets a “SS” on the PTCE and also appreciative of their ongoing determination as a CPhT, to make our office a professional work environment where we have the tools to better assist our callers, clients and other CorVel officeslocations."
CorVel CorporationDublin, Ohio
Photo submitted by Adam Cunningham, CPhT
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In an audit report presented to the Mineral Area College Board of Trustees, the Park Hills-based community college received a clean bill of health from C Curt Boyer of Boyer & Associates, PC.
"With respect to the auditor's report, our opinions were all clean," Boyer said. "We didn't have any material weaknesses or significant deficiencies that we felt the need to report to you at this time, so that's always good. This particular year, ended June 30, 2016, the operating results were somewhat of a challenge from a cash standpoint, as you are all aware.
"Some reductions in enrollment may be best described in what happened with our federal aid. Our federal aid in 2016 was about $12.7 million, which in the year before, was about $15 million. So, all that made the task at hand challenging for the fiscal year 2016. Your cash flow for that year was down about $14,000, but on the accrual basis, we ended up the year with an increase in net assets of around a million dollars. So, from a financial standpoint, it was a successful year considering the challenges that you had before you."
In her 2017 spring semester enrollment report, Dean of Students Jean Merrill-Doss noted that there is a slight dip in student enrollment compared to last year.
"This is a little update from the original information that went out in your packet," she said. "Currently, as of this morning, we have 1,647 students enrolled and about 18,000 credit hours. That is down a little bit — about 100 students and about 600 credit hours from the same time last year — but as you know it's just kind of a yo-yo. Tomorrow we might be up and then we'll be down again. We're off to a good start and we'll have an extra week in the spring, in January, to enroll students — so that will be one week longer than last year."
Facilities Director Barry Wilfong reported that the construction project at the Fine Arts Theatre had been completed.
MAC President Dr. Steve Kurtz announced that school employees Richard Flotron III, assistant professorLaw Enforcement Academy director; and Dean of Students Merrill-Doss were honored by the Missouri Community College Association (MCCA) at its 52nd Annual Convention held Nov. 2 in Branson.
Flotron received MCCA’s Administrative Professional Leadership Award. Kurtz said, “He was chosen from thousands of peers across the state for his outstanding leadership, innovation and support of MAC.”
Flotron has been a member of the Mineral Area College team since 2002.
“He is not only responsible for MAC's Law Enforcement Academy, but teaches in the Criminal Justice program, is past president of Faculty Forum, is pursuing his doctorate in Higher Education Leadership and initiated a campus innovation committee to proactively shape MAC's future,” Kurtz said.
To serve the community and improve communication between police organizations and citizens, Flotron began a free 8-week citizen police academy this summer.
He writes a blog for educators published on the Association for Career and Technical Education website, and he was selected to be one of nine, nationwide Fellows, representing Region III in the ACTE National Leadership Fellow program.
Merrill-Doss received MCCA’s Senior Service Award. She began teaching fashion design and apparel merchandising at MAC in the summer of 1985. In 1998, she was part of the planning for the Tourism Education and Information Center on campus. As director of tourism, she developed youth programs, built a Missouri resource library and hosted several special events. She later served as dean of Community and Workforce Development and became dean of students in 2003. She is very active in the community serving on numerous local boards and councils.
“MCCA’s Senior Service Award is presented annually to a long-serving employee from each of Missouri’s community collegescampuses,” said Kurtz. “Recipients are recommended for the award by their campus presidentchancellor. To receive this award, the employee must have worked at a community college for 20 years or more.”
Also honored at the convention was Walgreen’s manager, Gregg Garland, who received the Missouri Community College Association’s MoWINs Grant Partnership Award.
“Garland has played an instrumental role in the development of the Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program offered at Mineral Area College through the MoSTEMWINs program,” said Kurtz. “The relationship between the college and Walgreens began when Garland was a store manager at the 24-hour Walgreens in Farmington.
“He and the managing pharmacist at the time met with college staff to arrange clinical rotations for students participating in the Pharmacy Technician program. He has also helped to provide the students with mock interviews.”
in his position as district manager, Kurtz said Garland has helped the college expand its partnership with Walgreens throughout the southeast Missouri area
Christian DeShazo received the Missouri Community College Association’s Student Leadership Award. He is active in Phi Theta Kappa, having assisted with fundraising, and playing a key role in the chapter’s Honors in Action Project this year.
In fact it was his idea to create a Tumblr that would include different apps to help students with stress relief as part of the project.
In addition to his work as a Phi Theta Kappa officer, he maintains a 3.88 G and has participated in honors projects in French, Fundamentals of Management, Principals of Accounting and Legal Environment of Business.
MCCA’s Student Leadership Award is presented annually to an exceptional student leader from each of Missouri’s community collegescampuses. Students are recommended for the award by their collegecampus presidentchancellor and chief student affairs officer.
The Missouri Community College Association is a statewide organization through which Missouri’s community colleges work together to advance common agendas. MCCA brings the state’s 12 colleges together for advocacy, professional development, information, and collaboration.
It was also announced that Vice President of College Affairs Gil Kennon will be the recipient of the Trade and Industry Lifetime Service Award from the Association for Career and Technical Education.
In other action, the board approved an election to fill a vacancy on the trustees board in April. It also approved a shooting range agreement for the school.
The board of trustees will hold its next meeting Dec. 15.
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