a written verbal or electronic order from a practitioner for the preparation and administration of a druf ot device
the on-demand preparation of a drug product according to the physician's prescription, formula or recipe.
the directions for use to be printed on the prescription label
schedule II medications
drugs that have a high potential for abuse or addiction but that also have safe and accepted medical use
Over the counter drugs. do not require prescription.
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA)
a federal act that, among other things, protects the privacy of individuals and the sharing of protected health information
Chapter 5- prescriptions