Author: Sacha Koborsi Tadros
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
Release Date: 2016-05-15
Genre: Study Aids
This brand-new manual prepares Pharmacy Technicians for the test that applicants must pass in order to receive their certification. This book features: three full-length practice Pharmacy Technician Certification Exams (PTCE), with two in the book and one additional exam available online; a pretest designed to help readers assess their strengths and weaknesses before beginning their review; information that covers all of the nine major topic areas and knowledge domains of the official PTCE blueprint; hundreds of practice questions with detailed answer explanations for extra preparation; all of the latest information about pharmacy technician certification requirements, PTCE scoring, steps for scheduling the PTCE, and test-taking skills, important tips, and winning strategies. It’s everything you need to know in order to prepare for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam—and to succeed on test day. BONUS ONLINE PRACTICE TEST: Students who purchase this book will also get FREE access to one additional full-length online Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam with all questions answered and explained.
This brand-new manual prepares Pharmacy Technicians for the test that applicants must pass in order to receive their certification. This book features: Three full-length practice Pharmacy Technician Certification Exams (PTCE), with two in the book and one additional exam available online A pretest designed to help readers assess their strengths and weaknesses before beginning their review Information that covers all of the nine major topic areas and knowledge domains of the official PTCE blueprint Hundreds of practice questions with detailed answer explanations for extra preparation All of the latest information about pharmacy technician certification requirements, PTCE scoring, steps for scheduling the PTCE, and test-taking skills, important tips, and winning strategies It's everything you need to know in order to prepare for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam--and to succeed on test day.
Author: Della Ata Khoury, CPhT
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
Release Date: 2016-08-25
REA's PTCE (Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam) Flashcard Book Updated Second Edition 500 Questions & Answers You Need to Know This latest addition to our Health Sciences series of flashcards is designed to help PTCE candidates check their test-readiness before taking the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam. Unlike most flashcards that come in a box, our cards are bound in an easy-to-use, organized book that makes it convenient to study anywhere. Written by a seasoned pharmacy technician instructor and based on the most recent exam, our study supplement covers everything you need to know for the PTCE: assisting the pharmacist in serving patients, maintaining medication and inventory control systems, and participating in the management of pharmacy practice. The flashcards are broken down by PTCE test topics and include multiple-choice questions with detailed answer explanations. The questions are similar to what you may encounter on the PTCE. The 500 flashcards are divided as follows: * 200 flashcards focused on the top 200 brand/generic drug names including their respective drug classes, indications, side effects, and special considerations * 50 flashcards focused on pharmaceutical terms and abbreviations * 250 flashcards focused on PTCE review material: - 165 flashcards on Assisting the Pharmacist in Serving Patients - 55 flashcards on Maintaining Medication and Inventory Control Systems - 30 flashcards on Participating in the Administration and Management of Pharmacy Practice After studying with the book, go online and review what you have learned at REA's Study Center. Our customizable e-flashcards and 3 practice quizzes give you the freedom to create your own PTCE study plan and study anywhere, anytime. You can also create your own unique flashcards for any sections of the test that give you difficulty. This flashcard book and the online tools that come with it, will help you personalize your PTCE prep by testing your understanding, pinpointing your weaknesses, and delivering flashcard study materials unique to you. If you're a pharmacy tech student and want extra practice and review before the exam, REA's PTCE Flashcard Book is the right Rx for your study needs.
Author: James J. Mizner
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Release Date: 2014-03-12
Covering everything you need to study for and pass the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and ExCPT exams, Mosby's Review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination, 3rd Edition makes exam preparation easy. Review the content you'll see on the exam with handy outlines, test-taking tips and strategies, and electronic flash cards. Written by noted pharmacy technician educator James J. Mizner, this complete review tests your knowledge and simulates the actual PTCB exam with 17 different, 100-question practice exams in the book and online. This edition is modeled after the updated Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Blueprint. A total of 1,700 review questions are included in 17 practice exams in the book and online. 100-question format of each practice exam simulates the PTCB and ExCPT exams, with multiple-choice questions and the same balance of content, for a realistic test taking experience. 700 electronic flash cards help you learn and remember facts by covering the top 200 most prescribed pharmaceuticals, top 50 herbals, abbreviations, and sound-alike drugs. Review content reflects the new percentages covered on the PTCB exam. A convenient outline format helps you to quickly review important information you'll see on the exam. Tips and suggestions prepare you for test-taking success by providing an insider’s perspective on what to expect and how to prepare for your exam when you have limited time. Seven practice exams in the book feature the same format and content emphasis as the national exam. Ten practice exams on the Evolve companion website in both timed and untimed modes help you identify any areas of weakness, and include instant feedback and remediation. UPDATED content includes current drug information and pharmacy practice procedures based on the new Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Blueprint. NEW! Chapter objectives provide a clear breakdown of content and goals for review.
The updated edition of LearningExpress s top-selling Pharmacy Technician Exam covers everything tested on the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination (PTCE), the certification test for this lucrative and growing career. All aspiring pharmacy technicians, in both retail pharmacies and other institutions such as hospitals or research labs, need to pass this exam in order to be successful in the field. This guide includes everything students need to pass the challenging exam."
Author: Ascencia Test Prep
Release Date: 2017-05-30
Ascencia Test Prep's first study guide, PTCB Exam Study Guide 2017-2018: Ascencia's Test Prep and Practice Test Questions for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Examination is a comprehensive book offering readers a full review of the subject matter covered on the PTCB exam, test tips and strategies, real-world examples, and worked through practice problems. Acscencia¿s PTCB book covers:PharmacologyThe Principles of PharmacologyAn Introduction to Medical TerminologySystems PharmacologyPharmacy Abbreviations Assisting the PharmacistAmbulatory (Community) PharmacyInstitutional (Hospital) PharmacyPharmacy AutomationInvestigational Drug Data Pharmacy Law & EthicsHistoryControlled Drugs Administration & Management of the PharmacyMedication ErrorsReference MaterialsHazardous Materials and Safety in the WorkplaceInventory Compounding PharmaceuticalsNon-Sterile CompoundingSterile Compounding Pharmacy MathFundamentals of Pharmacy MathFractions and DecimalsRatio, Proportions, and PercentageLiquid MeasuresConcentrationsDilutionsAdmixture CalculationsBusiness MathAscencia¿s PTCB study guide also includes two full PTCB practice tests, ensuring that readers will be prepared come test day. About Ascencia Test PrepWith healthcare fields such as nursing, pharmacy, emergency care, and physical therapy becoming the fastest and largest growing industries in the United States, individuals looking to enter the healthcare industry or rise in their field need high quality, reliable resources. Ascencia Test Prep's study guides and test preparation materials are developed by credentialed, industry professionals with years of experience in their respective fields. Every Ascencia book includes a comprehensive overview of the content knowledge that will be tested, along with practice questions for each section to enhance understanding. Full practice tests at the end of every book accurately reflect the exam, helping test takers determine if they are thoroughly prepared. Additionally, all Ascencia study materials offer exclusive tips from healthcare professionals to help readers thrive in their field beyond test day. Ascencia recognizes that healthcare professionals nurture bodies and spirits, and save lives. Ascencia Test Prep's mission is to help healthcare workers grow.
Author: David Heckman
Publisher: David Heckman
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Further refined, revised, and expanded, the 3rd edition of PTCB Exam Simplified is simpler, better, and more up-to-date than ever before. Our study guide covers each of the nine knowledge domains that form today's PTCB exam. Take action, and start preparing with PTCB Exam Simplified.
Author: Renee Bonsell
Publisher: Coventry House Publishing
Release Date: 2017-12-05
The Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Practice Question Workbook provides 1,000 comprehensive practice questions to prepare for the demanding Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam. Master exam topics with intensive practice in the essential areas you'll find on the test. All questions are test-level difficulty and focused solely on helping you pass. Whether you're challenging the exam for the first time or trying again after an unsuccessful attempt, you will learn the critical skills needed to master the exam. This Innovative Workbook Includes: - 50 practice questions for each of the nine domains: Pharmacology, Pharmacy Law and Regulations, Sterile and Non-Sterile Compounding, Medication Safety, Pharmacy Quality Assurance, Medication Order Entry and Fill Process, Pharmacy Inventory Management, Pharmacy Billing and Reimbursement, and Pharmacy Information Usage and Application - 100 pharmaceutical calculation questions including ratios and conversions, dimensional analysis, alligation, measurements for accurate drug doses, and business math - Formulas to master the essential math you'll face on the exam Five separate - 100 question comprehensive practice exams - Detailed solutions to all practice questions to help you pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses and identify areas in need of further study
Author: Brian Tuschl
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
Release Date: 2007-06
Concise Review for the PTCB Exam is a comprehensive approach to preparing for the pharmacy technician certification exam. It does not try to cover every aspect about the field of pharmacy. Rather, it targets the information that is relevant to the certification exam. The text includes drug information, test-taking strategies, examples and practice questions that will prepare a student to pass the test the first time. . Instruction in all test areas: math, law, hospital, drug information. . Contains strategies you MUST know to ace the exam. . Over 750 practice questions that will familiarize you with the PTCB format and help you master the techniques taught. . Detailed answer explanations that will help you avoid making the same mistake twice. . Pharmacy calculations are completely worked out so that all math problems on the exam can be easily understood and solved. . Gives unique ways to learn many of the drugs that will be on the exam. . Includes three practice PTCB tests. All of these questions are similar to those that you will see on the actual PTCB exam. . Covers pharmacy law and hospital information in a way that will make it easy to recall the information. .Contains a list of the top 200 drugs with brand, generic, indication and class. About the Authors Brian Tuschl, Pharm. D., is the president of Tech Prep Solutions. He is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences and Administration in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Houston and was presented with the Roche Preceptor of the Year Award in 2006. Dr. Tuschl currently serves as a member of the advisory boards of two local technical schools with pharmacy technician programs and also practices retail pharmacy in Houston, Texas. Christopher Ardoin, BSPharm, is the co-founder of Tech Prep Solutions. He is a preceptor with the University of Houston College of Pharmacy. He is a licensed pharmacist in both Texas and Louisiana. Mr. Ardoin has over ten years of pharmacy experience in areas including hospital, compounding, and retail pharmacy.
Author: Marie A. Chisolm-Burns
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
Release Date: 2008
Updated to prepare candidates to succeed on the recently reformatted PCAT, this manual presents two full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained. Comprehensive test preparation covers all pharmacy test topics and includes additional practice questions and answers. The included topics are: college-level biology, inorganic and organic chemistry, quantitative ability, reading comprehension, verbal ability, and writing. The authors also offer advice on increasing oneÂ's PCAT test score, an explanation of how the test is scored, and an up-to-date directory of pharmacy colleges across the country including admission requirements and professional degrees offered. A helpful bonus feature describes the typical pharmacy training program and advises on planning a pharmacy career.
Author: Barbara Lacher
Release Date: 2010-11-16
Whether you are studying for one of the national pharmacy technician certification exams for the first time or need practice for recertification, the new Pharmacy Technician Certification Review and Practice Exam and accompanying TechPrep™ CD have everything you need to pass with flying colors. Features:· New content that aligns with the latest certification competencies.· Brand new and updated self-assessment questions.· Extensive calculations review material.· An entire chapter on test-taking tips and strategies for success.· Printed practice exam for instant self-assessment and testing. The Pharmacy Technician Certification Review and Practice Exam, third edition comespackaged with thenew TechPrep™ CD! TechPrep™ contains more than 1,000 review questions to help readers prepare for national technician certification exams. A robust Practice Session feature allows users to create custom quizzes by setting topic area, time, and number of questions. The Simulated Exam function lets readers practice their test skills by providing a 90 question, 120 minute test, with questions weighted to mimic national certification exams. Students using TechPrep™ receive instant, automated scoring, and can quickly identify areas they’ve mastered, or practice subjects where they need improvement. Alone or with the new edition of the Manual for Pharmacy Technicians, 4th Edition andall-new Workbook for the Manual for Pharmacy Technicians, the Pharmacy Technician Review Guide and Practice Exam offers the most comprehensive review to help you achieve certification!
Author: Margaret Berry Wilson
Publisher: Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Release Date: 2010-08-10
You're teaching 2nd grade this year. What do you need to know? In a warm, conversational style punctuated with anecdotes and examples from her own classrooms, Margaret Berry Wilson reviews second graders' common developmental characteristics and shares practical know-how on topics such as: Arranging a circle, desks, and tables Choosing and storing supplies Scheduling a child-centered day and teaching daily routines Planning special projects and field trips that maximize learning and build community Understanding the special concerns of second graders' parents and finding the best ways to communicate with them
In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Python in 24 Hours will help you get started fast, master all the core concepts of programming, and build anything from websites to games. Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll move from the absolute basics through functions, objects, classes, modules, database integration, and more. Every lesson and case study application builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success! Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common Python development tasks. Quizzes and Exercises at the end of each chapter help you test your knowledge. Notes present interesting information related to the discussion. Tips offer advice or show you easier ways to perform tasks. Warnings alert you to possible problems and give you advice on how to avoid them. Learn how to… Install and run the right version of Python for your operating system Store, manipulate, reformat, combine, and organize information Create logic to control how programs run and what they do Interact with users or other programs, wherever they are Save time and improve reliability by creating reusable functions Master Python data types: numbers, text, lists, and dictionaries Write object-oriented programs that work better and are easier to improve Expand Python classes to make them even more powerful Use third-party modules to perform complex tasks without writing new code Split programs to make them more maintainable and reusable Clearly document your code so others can work with it Store data in SQLite databases, write queries, and share data via JSON Simplify Python web development with the Flask framework Quickly program Python games with PyGame Avoid, troubleshoot, and fix problems with your code
Author: Mike Johnston
Release Date: 2015-08-03
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For all courses intended to help students prepare for the PTCB pharmacy technician certification exam Certification Exam Review for the Pharmacy Technician has one purpose—to aid students in successfully passing the PTCB national certification exam on the first attempt. Unlike other PTCB study guides, Certification Exam Review for the Pharmacy Technician weights its content to precisely reflect the PTCB’s exam weightings, and carefully avoids distracting material not covered on the exam. The Third Edition contains nine all-new chapters that match the new exam blueprint. The authors present five complete practice exams, each with 90 multiple-choice questions designed to closely replicate the actual three-hour PTCB exam experience. All answers are provided, along with clearly explained rationales for each. To provide even more practice, the book also contains three math and two trade/generic classification tests.