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Pharmacy Assistant (Internship)


Description

This course introduces students the role of a Pharmacy Assistant as a part of the health care society. Students will acquire the knowledge and skills sought out by retail pharmacies, clinics, hospitals and other health care occupations; this includes a detailed understanding of pharmaceutical duties, materials and apparatus. Pharmacy assistant students will learn how to compound, package and label pharmaceuticals products as they would do on the job in a pharmacy, hospital or other health care setting. They will learn how to maintain prescription records, as well as handle inventories of medications and pharmaceutical products. This course teaches the students many aspects of working in the pharmacy including problem solving, client services, medical terminology, pharmaceutical law and ethics. In addition, students will acquire the communication skills needed to communicate effectively with customers, doctors, and other medical professionals. Pharmacy Assistants are essential to the health care system, and with the benefit of a clinical placement, graduates of this program will have the skills to make them ideal candidates for a career as a pharmacy assistant.

 

Outline

  • Introduction to Pharmacy Practice
  • Human Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology with Medical Terminology
  • Introduction to Computers, Applications and Keyboarding
  • Interpersonal Skills, Communication, Problem Solving and Client Services
  • Pharmaceutical Calculations
  • Pharmaceutical Law and Ethics
  • Pharmacology/Pharmaceutical Fundamentals
  • Compounding
  • Sterile Products and Introduction to Institutional Pharmacy Practice
  • Introduction to Pharmacy Management Software
  • Retail Pharmacy Practice
  • CPR and First Aid Certifications
  • Employment and Career Management
  • Clinical Placement
  • Review and NACC Final Examination

 

Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course student will be able to:

  • Identify health care team and pharmacy team members and define their roles and inter relationships
  • Be familiar with the various pharmacy professional and regulatory organizations including their acronyms and functions
  • Project a professional manner and image
  • Adhere to ethical standards
  • Practice within the scope of the Pharmacy Assistant's role
  • Know the laws, regulations, and standards that govern the preparation and labeling of non- sterile compounded products
  • Understand the need for extemporaneous compounding in a retail and hospital pharmacy
  • Accurately calculate the amount of each ingredient needed to compound a given product
  • Properly use and care for compounding equipment
  • Demonstrate proper weighing and measurement techniques
  • Prepare and label non-sterile compounded products in accordance with relevant laws, regulations, and standards
  • Have a working knowledge of pharmacy information systems
  • Know the procedures associated with the procurement of pharmaceuticals and other pharmacy products
  • Know the legal requirements for documentation and hospital pharmacy record keeping
  • Understand error reduction and prevention processes and procedures
  • Answer questions and assist customers seeking advice for nonprescription medications
  • Perform CPR and First Aid

 

 

Opportunities

 

Graduates of the Pharmacy Assistant program will be able to work for pharmacists in community, clinical pharmacies, retail pharmacies, medical centers, home healthcare companies, and pharmaceutical distribution wholesalers.

They will be able to start their career as assistants in many different medical professions such as

  • chiropractic assistant
  • physiotherapy assistant
  • occupational therapy assistant
  • pharmacy assistant

 

Course Duration :

40 Weeks

 

Call now @ 1-800-250-9032 or Click here to book an appointment 

 

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