Introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice. David A. Holdford and Thomas R. Brown. Introduction to Hospital and Health 2019-01-28

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introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

Chapters 7 and 8 focus on distribution systems, including how distribution is different for controlled substances due to federal requirements. The section on sterile products includes chapters 14 and 15. It is also a helpful reference for practicing pharmacists and pharmacy organizations and societies. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. A good discussion is provided on the categories of infusion therapies, various delivery systems for parenteral drug therapy, and methods of parenteral administration. Straightforward definitions and clear explanations provide a basic foundation for learning and application in practice settings. Overall, it is an excellent introductory text and useful reference to be included in any practitioner's library.

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Introduction to hospital and health

introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

Usability: This book is up-to-date, easy to read, and user-friendly, with many useful graphics, illustrations, and references. Varying types of hospitals and institutional practice models are presented, including influences on the way services are delivered. Included are definitions, concepts, and processes that are critical to health information system experts but not routinely part of the pharmacy practice curriculum; this section will be particularly valuable for the practicingpharmacist without formal informatics training. This section also includes a thorough description of clinical pharmacy and the training and credentials of clinical pharmacists. This book, based on the more comprehensive Handbook of Institutional Pharmacy Practice, focuses on essential information in order to give students a broad picture of the responsibilities of a health- system pharmacist.

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David A. Holdford and Thomas R. Brown. Introduction to Hospital and Health

introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

He worked as a pharmacist and manager at hospitals in Chicago and Columbia, South Carolina. The material provided is of sufficient detail for a thorough introduction to hospital and health-system pharmacy, and the reader is given many additional sources of information on the topics covered. Here the reader will find information on intravenous admixture and the importance of processes to ensure stability and compatibility. Financial terms and financial practices are described with helpful tables depicting balance sheets, budgets and productivity ratios. Risks of parenteral therapy are alsoa focus of this section. Some personnel issues targeted in this section include recruitment, retention, motivation, and termination.

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Introduction to hospital and health

introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

This section examines the role of accreditation, laws, regulations, practice guidelines, and practice standards in hospital pharmacy. Audience: This book is designed primarily for pharmacy students considering a career in ahealth-system practice; the authors also state that the book would be useful for students and practicing pharmacists in other settings who are interested in learning more about institutional practice or who are considering a change in practice setting. Several definitions for leadership are considered, pointing out the difference between leaders and managers. Several applications of informatics are presented, as well as the need for the integration of assorted information systems into pharmacy processes. This book is highly recommended and will be an excellent resource for students as well as practicing pharmacists. Limitations: Because this book is promoted as an introductory text for institutional and health-system pharmacy, there may be a tendency for seasoned practitioners to overlook it as an addition to their library. The sections on financial management and managing people, in conjunction with the technology section, would provide an excellent impromptu preparatory management course both for students and new managers.

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introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

The importance of planning a career path while still in pharmacy school is stressed with details given on advanced training opportunities for pharmacists. Varying types of hospitals and institutional practice models are presented, including influences on the way services are delivered. Highlights: The stated learning objectives, keypoint sidebars, and chapter review questions emphasize key learning points and may be useful as a foundationfor demonstrating competence of both students and established practitioners. The book consists of 19 chapters making up 8 separate parts. The format provides useful tools. All chapters conclude with a summary as well as suggested additional reading and references.

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David A. Holdford and Thomas R. Brown. Introduction to Hospital and Health

introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

. Here the reader will find information on intravenous admixture and the importance of processes to ensure stability and compatibility. All chapters conclude with a summary as well as suggested additional reading and references. The chapter on''Automation in Practice'' Chapter 11 does an excellent job of reviewing how automation may be used, while stressing the point that technology should not provide a falsesense of security and must be appropriately managed. Common devices and equipment used are also described in detail. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2011; 75 2 Article 31. Included are definitions, concepts, and processes that are critical to health information system experts but not routinely part of the pharmacy practice curriculum; this section will be particularly valuable for the practicingpharmacist without formal informatics training.

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Introduction to Hospital and Health

introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

The price is reasonable for both the student and the practicing pharmacist. Straightforward definitions and clear explanations provide a basic foundation for on-the-job training in hospitals and health-systems. Potential barriers to residency training also are identified. Managing People is the seventh section in the text. Limitations: Because this book is promoted as an introductory text for institutional and health-system pharmacy, there may be a tendency for seasoned practitioners to overlook it as an addition to their library.

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Introduction to Hospital and Health

introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

Several applications of informatics are presented, as well as the need for the integration of assorted information systems into pharmacy processes. Several definitions for leadership are considered, pointing out the difference between leaders and managers. This text has a more didacticand general educational feel, as well as providingmany practical applications and examples for the principles described. Theories on leadership and styles of leadership are presented. Included are definitions, concepts, and processes that are critical to health information system experts but not routinely part of the pharmacy practice curriculum; this section will be particularly valuable for the practicingpharmacist without formal informatics training. The 19 chapters contained within the 8 sections are consistently organized with learning objectives, key terms and definitions, narrative content, keypoint sidebars, chapter review questions, chapter discussion questions, a suggested reading list, and a references list. Managing People is the seventh section in the text.

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Introduction to hospital and health

introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

Throughout the book, key points and their significance are offset from the narrative to highlight their importance. Risks of parenteral therapy are also a focus of this section. The unit dose process is reviewed in detail with its goals and advantages. Purpose: The purpose of this book is to describe and explain the basics of institutional pharmacy practice. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2011; 75 2 Article 31. Specialty roles such as medication reconciliation and supervisory positions are also discussed.

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Chapter 1: Introduction to Acute and Ambulatory Care Health

introduction to hospital and healthsystem pharmacy practice

Residencies are discussed with information on the application process and also benefits of residency training. Audience: This book is designed primarily for pharmacy students considering a career in ahealth-system practice; the authors also state that the book would be useful for students and practicing pharmacists in other settings who are interested in learning more about institutional practice or who are considering a change in practice setting. Several definitions for leadership are considered, pointing out the difference between leaders and managers. Managing Medication Use is the title of the next section, which includes chapters 4 through 6. Several definitions for leadership are considered, pointing out the difference between leaders and managers. Each chapter begins with learning objectives and key terms with their definitions. Financial terms and financial practices are described with helpful tables depicting balance sheets, budgets and productivity ratios.

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