Prescribing medications is an important part of a physician’s medical practice. It encompasses more than physically writing a prescription. This module addresses the following four categories to help you ensure patient care and safety:
Unit 1 Legal and Regulatory - legal and regulatory guidelines for prescribing drugs.
Unit 2 Relationships and Responsibilities - Relationship between physician and pharmacists and knowing each other’s responsibilities.
Unit 3 Writing Prescriptions - the physical act of writing a prescription.
Unit 4 Security Procedures - security measures when faxing a prescription are the elements of writing a prescription.
After completing this course you will be able to:
Unit 1 Legal and Regulatory
Unit 2 Relationships and Responsibilities
Unit 3 Writing Prescriptions
Unit 4 Security Procedures